• Katsina government bans rallies, processions

    Katsina government bans rallies, processions

    It was gathered that the Katsina State Government has announced an immediate suspension of all kinds of gatherings, processions and rallies until further notice.

    The step is a reaction to Wednesday’s violent religious clash in Funtua, which reportedly led to the death of no fewer than ten persons while many were injured.

    A statement by Labaran Malumfashi, the Special Assistant on Media to Governor Aminu Masari, said the suspension was with immediate effect.

    A copy of the statement on Friday said, “This action […]

  • Police ban public rallies in Edo

    Police ban public rallies in Edo

    It was gathered that the Police in Edo state have announced the banning of all forms of procession, rallies or demonstrations in the state.

    In a statement by the Assistant Inspector General of Police, Zone 5 headquarters in Benin City, Mr Isaac Eke, the Police explained that they have information that some people are planning to carry out illegal processions and rallies.

    The command therefore warned that it would deal decisively with anyone or group that engages in any activities capable of […]