*My leg was amputated after I was shot at Lekki Toll Gate – 23-year-old cobbler (Punch)*Aspirant preaches synergy between government, electorate to deepen democracy (Guardian)

My leg was amputated after I was shot at Lekki Toll Gate – 23-year-old cobbler (Punch) A 23-year-old man who claims to be a victim of Lekki Toll Gate shooting says that the subsequent amputation of his right leg is…

*N100k bribe lands DSP in trouble (Vanguard)*We’re not allowed to release bodies of #ENDSARS protesters – Mainland Hospital (Punch)

N100k bribe lands DSP in trouble (Vanguard) One Deputy Superintendent of Police, DSP Popoola Kayode, leader of Taskforce team operating around Lekki Ajah area of Lagos State and his team members have been arrested for collecting N100,000 bribe. The Lagos…

*Lagos panel begins review of Lekki shooting video (Nation)*#EndSARS protesters not recognised by law, LASG’s counsel tells judicial panel of inquiry (Vanguard)

Lagos panel begins review of Lekki shooting video (Nation) The Lagos State Judicial Panel of Enquiry and Restitution for Victims of SARS related abuses and other matters is showing the footage captured by the surveillance camera at the Lekki toll…

*Lagos COVID-19 task force escapes gunshot attack, seals facilities (Guardian) *Lagos CJ blames parents for kid’s waywardness (Nation)

Lagos COVID-19 task force escapes gunshot attack, seals facilities (Guardian) Members of the Lagos State Safety Commission enforcement team, at the weekend, escaped injuries after they were attacked and shot at while carrying out enforcement of the COVID-19 safety precautions…

*67-year-old Lagos landlord allegedly defiles, impregnates minor (Punch)*Flood takes-over Lagos community school, pupils trapped for hours (Vanguard)

67-year-old Lagos landlord allegedly defiles, impregnates minor (Punch) Contrary to her wish, Glory (pseudonym) has assumed motherhood at 14 when her peers are schooling. The primary five pupils were allegedly defiled by a 67-year-old landlord on Legacy Road, Ayobo, Lagos…

How we plan to win 2019 election, by Buhari, Atiku (Nation) * Tension as hoodlums kill Small Jpron, three others over politician’s largesse (Punch)

How we plan to win 2019 election, by Buhari, Atiku (Nation) It is less than four months to the presidential election, but the shadow boxing has begun in earnest. The two leading contenders are bragging about their chances. Former Minister…

In Ethiopian leader’s new cabinet, half the ministers are women (WashingtonPost)

Ethiopia’s reformist prime minister announced Tuesday a new cabinet that is half female, in an unprecedented push for gender parity in Africa’s second-most-populous nation. Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has marked his nearly seven months in office with a string of…

Ethiopia’s 2020 vote will be free, won’t be delayed by reforms – PM (Reuters)

Ethiopia’s prime minister said on Saturday an election due for 2020 would be free and should not be delayed by his sweeping reforms to the African nation’s politics, economy and diplomacy. Abiy Ahmed, who took office in April, has pledged…

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