*Man seeks justice for girlfriend killed by police (Nation)*How SARS stray bullet shattered my left leg – Woman (Punch)

Man seeks justice for girlfriend killed by police (Nation) A 33-year-old man, Emmanuel Ajomafuwe, on Saturday pleaded with the Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry investigating rights abuses by the disbanded police Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) to help him get…

*Drivers flee as petrol tanker kills one in Lagos (Punch) *Lagos conducts 66,000 COVID-19 sample tests (Guardian)

Drivers flee as petrol tanker kills one in Lagos (Punch) A yet-to-be-identified woman lost her life on Friday when a tanker crashed around the Nigerian Army Signal Barracks in the Mile 2 area of Lagos State. The tanker driver was…

Newborn among 28,000 coronavirus cases as death toll passes 550

The death toll from coronavirus has passed 550, it was confirmed on Wednesday, as Chinese media reported that a baby had been diagnosed with the virus just 30 hours after birth, the youngest case recorded so far. The disease claimed…

Carrie Lam: Hong Kong leader ‘never tendered resignation to Beijing’ (BBC)

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam has denied ever offering to resign, after audio was leaked of her saying she would if she could. On Monday, a recording of a private meeting emerged where she is heard saying: “If I have a…

*Rape allegation: Lawyers want Fatoyinbo tried in Lagos (Punch) * El-Rufai, deputy warn against impostors (Guardian)

Rape allegation: Lawyers want Fatoyinbo tried in Lagos (Punch) A civil rights organisation under the aegis of Coalition of Public Interests Lawyers and Advocates, on Monday opened a fresh chapter in the allegation of rape against Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo of…

Hong Kong protest: Joshua Wong calls for HK leader Carrie Lam to resign (BBC)

Hong Kong’s most prominent student activist, Joshua Wong, has called for the resignation of leader Carrie Lam, after walking free from prison. Wong, 22, became the face of the 2014 pro-democracy protests which called for the city to pick its…

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