COALITION OF C.S.O TO SANWO-OLU: VISITATION PANEL TO LASPOTECH NEEDS CONDUCIVE ENVIRONMENT – Rights Monitor

The Coalition of Civil Society Organisations has called on the Lagos State Government to suspend the management of the Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTECH) to create enabling environment for visitation panels investigating crises in the institution. The coalition made the call on Wednesday in Lagos at…

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Court Throws Out Case Against 4 RevolutionNow Protesters In Ogun State – RightsMonitors

A Magistrate Court in Abeokuta, the capital of Ogun State, on Wednesday, 30 October, 2019 discharged and acquitted 4 protesters arrested on August 5, 2019 during the RevolutionNow protest. Rights Monitor gathered that the court presided over by Magistrate II, Mr. O. A. Onaguruwa, upheld…

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Unravel Those Behind the Killing of Lagos School Boy CAIDOV Tells Lagos Police — Rights Monitor

The Centre Against Injustice and Domestic Violence (CAIDOV), Tuesday has urged the Nigeria Police Force, Lagos State Command to be thorough in bringing all those associated with the brutal Killing of a Lagos teenager, AbdulQudus in Ikorodu to book. The call was made in a…

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DON’T TAINT YOUR STERLING RECORD: LAGOS MUSLIM LAWYERS TO POLICE SCIID, PANTI OVER RECENT KILLING IN IKORODU. — RIGHTS MONITOR

The Lagos State branch of Muslim Lawyer’s Association of Nigeria (MULAN) has demanded that those connected to the recent gruesome murder of a 14 year old boy, AbdulQudus at Igbogbo area of Ikorodu, Lagos State, be charged to court for trial, irrespective of how highly…

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LAGOS RITUAL KILLING: SUSPECT BOAST OF MONEY, POLICE CONNECTION TO ESCAPE JUSTICE – RIGHTS MONITOR

Late Abd-Kudus Anifowose The father of a 14 year old boy, Abdul Qudus, recently killed in Ikorodu area of Lagos State has cried out to the office of the Human Rights Monitoring Agenda (HURMA) to intervene in the ongoing investigation by Lagos State Police Command…

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Human Rights Group Petitioned Sanwo-Olu Over Lagos School Misconduct

The Human Rights Monitoring Agenda (HURMA) has sent a petition to the governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, requesting for prompt intervention in a recent incident where some members of the group were unjustly detained in a Lagos school, Igbobi Junior High School in…

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Lagos School Detained Rights Monitors for Investigating Alleged Lack of Chairs for Students

It was indeed a scene today at Igbobi Junior High School in Somolu when some investigating Rights Monitors crew were detained within the school premises for allegedly taking pictures of students sitting on classroom floors, during class periods due to lack of enough chairs and…

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RIGHTS ACTIVISM: OUR STRATEGY IN NIGERIA IS OUTDATED – LEKAN ALABI- RIGHTSMONITORS

A Lagos based human rights lawyer, Olalekan Alabi, has called on genuine Nigerian activists to rise up to the task of updating their strategy towards activism in the country. The popular social crusader, Alabi (a.k.a Chairman of Activism), described the present approach as employed by…

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CAIDOV CALLS FOR RELEASE OF JOURNALIST ,URGES IGP TO CALL CROSS RIVER POLICE BOSS TO ORDER – Rights Monitors

A call has gone to police to release or arraign in court of competent jurisdiction ,a journalist and publisher of Cross River watch,Citizen Agba Jalingo who was “abducted’ in Lagos and driven to Calabar the Cross river state capital and has been held incommunicado by…

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Nigeria Politicians Not Helping in Combating Corruption – Dr. Joe Okei – RightsMonitor

The Chairman Steering Committee of Movement Against Corruption (MAC), Dr Joe Okei-Odumakin has called on Nigerians across board, to join in combating corruption for the general good of all, irrespective of their class status. This formed a major message delivered in her keynote address as…

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