There was palpable apprehension over the weekend, at Okebaale area of Osogbo, the Osun state capital, as students of the Osun State University, UNIOSUN, took to the streets in a protest, over alleged incessant harassment by members of the police.
They had alleged that police officers from the State Criminal Investigation Department, (SCID), constantly raid their hostels, taking their belongings and arresting the students who, only get freed after parting with huge sums of money.
The students barricaded the roads, while chanting […]
Aggrieved patients at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Asaba, Delta State yesterday protested against continued incessant industrial actions of the hospital’s workers, especially medical doctors.
They called on President Muhammadu Buhari to take a decisive action in tackling the endemic industrial actions in the health sector.
The protesters, though not armed with placards, assembled under bill boards and trees within the hospital’s premises, gnashing their teeth over what they described as ‘unbearable strike action embarked upon by the doctors in the hospitals.”
Godwin Idemudia, General Manager, Communications, Eko Electricity Distribution Company Plc has condemned incessant attacks on electricity workers by some residents while performing their official assignment.
Idemudia, who made the statement on Thursday in Lagos , appealed to the police and other security agencies to ensure the safety of the company’s staff as some were recently attacked in Badagry and Amisu Igboro Street Ijanikin.
Idemudia said: “In the course of the mayhem, a distress call was put across to the police in Ijanikin […]