• CLO protests soldiers’ invasion of Bayelsa community

    CLO protests soldiers’ invasion of Bayelsa community

    According to report, the Civil Liberties Organisation, Bayelsa State, has protested the alleged invasion and destruction of Sand-Sand community in Nembe Local Government Area of Bayelsa State by troops of the Operation Delta Safe.

    To this end, the CLO has petitioned the Federal Government and the National Assembly to probe the invasion to ascertain the true position.

    Aggrieved indigenes of the community had on Friday cried out over alleged invasion by armed soldiers in search of suspected members of a militant group, […]

  • South-east governors are incompetent – CNPP, CLO

    South-east governors are incompetent – CNPP, CLO

    According to reports, the Conference of Nigeria Political Parties, CNPP, and the Civil Liberties Organisation, CLO, yesterday protested what they called insensitivity of South-East Governors to the plight of the people.

    The two organizations also concluded that the governors had performed below expectation.

    Newsmen reports that hundreds of the coalition members, bearing placards, marched round Enugu metropolis before moving to Government House to register their grievances.

    Secretary to the State Government, SSG, Elder Gabriel Aja, who represented Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, addressed the protesters.

    He […]

  • Nigerians are dying while you pursue shadows – CLO blasts Buhari

    Nigerians are dying while you pursue shadows – CLO blasts Buhari

    The Civil Liberties Organization, CLO, Friday blasted the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government for chasing shadows while the country slides deeper into economic mess.

    The group’s stand is a fallout of the Attorney-General of the Federation’s failure to open its prosecution on the case of alleged forgery of Senate Standing Rules, which it instituted against the Senate President Bukola Saraki and his Deputy, Ike Ekweremadu.

    The CLO, in a statement titled “SENATE STANDING RULE SAGA: FG IS FIDDLING WHILE THE COUNTRY BURNS”, came […]

  • Enugu attack: Buhari is sponsoring Fulani herdsmen – CLO

    Enugu attack: Buhari is sponsoring Fulani herdsmen – CLO

    The Civil Liberties Organisation, CLO, has alleged that President Muhammadu Buhari’s inaction over the continuous killings by Fulani herdsmen suggest that he is sponsoring them.

    CLO made the remark, following the massacre of 17 indigenes of Enugu State in the past four months by marauding Fulani herdsmen.

    A Member of the CLO Board of Governors, Alhaji Danjuma Gambo, while speaking yesterday, wondered over Buhari’s silence regarding the killings of his fellow countrymen, saying if a similar incident had befallen other nations, he […]

  • CLO accuses Buhari of sponsoring herdsmen attacks

    CLO accuses Buhari of sponsoring herdsmen attacks

    Piqued by the slaughter of 17 hapless natives of Enugu State in the past four months by rampaging Fulani herdsmen, the Civil Liberties Organization, CLO, yesterday, alleged that President Muhammad Buhari’s inaction on the killings suggests that he is behind the dastardly acts.

    CLO said had a similar orgy befallen another country in Africa, Europe and other parts of the world, Buhari would have been the first to condemn the killings while he turns a blind eye on the endless killings […]