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Here are the major headlines for Tuesday, October 20, 2020


  • Soldiers disperse #EndSARS protesters in Kubwa, Abuja
  • BREAKING: Armed thugs storm Eagle Square, security beefed up at Aso Rock gate
  • VIDEO: Hoodlums set police station in Orile Iganmu, Lagos on fire
  • BREAKING: DSS invites Prophet El-Buba over Jos protests
  • BREAKING: Hoodlums set ablaze another police station in Lagos
  • BREAKING: I won’t approve 2021 budget without provisions for #EndSARS victims, ASUU – Gbajabiamila
  • Hoodlums attack Waru village, others as violence spreads in Abuja
  • [BREAKING] #EndSARS: Lagos declares 24-hour curfew
  • [BREAKING] #EndSARS: Senate in emergency closed session
  • Jail-breaks: NCoS yet to confirm number of escaped inmates —Edo
  • Security beefed up in Abuja as Apo victims count losses
  • Nigeria lost N700bn to #EndSARS protests – LCCI
  • [BREAKING] #EndSARS: Oyo protesters block Lagos-Ibadan Expressway
  • [BREAKING] #EndSARS: Youths protest in Nasarawa
  • Hoodlums set Lagos police station on fire
  • [BREAKING] #EndSARS: Senate in emergency closed session
  • Nigeria lost N700bn to #EndSARS protests – LCCI
  • Hoodlums set Lagos police station on fire
  • Killings: Isoko group asks Buhari, Okowa to prevent reprisals
  • Missing girl not our student, says LASPOTECH
  • #EndSARS protests and absentee Minister of Interior
  • #EndSARS: The rise of Nigerian youths
  • Police is, your complain and other matters arising from #EndSARS struggle
  • How US Foreign policy under Donald Trump has affected Africa
  • Rape: A way out
  • Story of a force plagued with SARS
  • Nigeria lost N700bn to #EndSARS protests – LCCI
  • FG begins N75bn support fund disbursement this week
  • Bank to commence BVN registration for 774,000 SPW jobs
  • Naira slides to 460/$ at parallel market
  • Airtel suffers service disruption, compensates customers
  • CBN orders banks to clamp down on COVID-19 financial crimes
  • Denial predisposes to mental illness
  • Psychiatrist urges FG to set up mental health dept
  • How patients, employers harass us for sex — Female health workers


The Nation

  • BREAKING: I won’t sign off 2021 budget without compensation for #ENDSARS victims – Gbajabiamila 
  • UPDATED: Sanwo-Olu declares 24-hour curfew in Lagos 
  • BREAKING: Sanwo-Olu declares 24 hour curfew in Lagos
  • Akeredolu plotting to forge my signature, Deputy alleges 
  • BREAKING: Hoodlums raze police station in Lagos 
  • Okonjo-Iweala is best candidate for WTO head, says minister 
  • Oyo schools close as #ENDSARS protests intensify 
  • Tinubu to youths: you made your points, let protests end 
  • Work ongoing on police reform, says Buhari 
  • Protests turn violent in Benin, Abuja, Lagos 
  • Lagos, Ogun, Ekiti, Delta, Edo, Abia, Plateau get panels on SARS abuses 
  • PHOTOS: #ENDSARS protesters lock down Alausa 
  • Despite violence, Lagos #ENDSARS protesters regroup 
  • Three killed in Abia rival cults clash 
  • Ex-NDLEA official held with 254kg of Indian hemp 
  • 46 die in Ogun road crashes in nine months 
  • Why the youths are angry 
  • Hit-and-run drivers kill two in Delta 
  • X-raying INEC under Yakubu’s watch 
  • One dead, policeman injured in Kano 
  • Court remands three friends for robbery 
  • EndSARS: Time for truce? 
  • Jets pound Boko Haram fighters’ enclave in Borno
  • Beyond #EndSARS
  • Are protesters’ rights unlimited? 
  • ‘National Assembly not Buhari’s rubber-stamp 
  • Danbatta expresses concern over telecom infrastructure safety 
  • Protesting Shi’ites demand El-Zakzaky’s release
  • NCC chair Jaja sacked
  • Court gives Ndume 21-day ultimatum to produce Maina 
  • Reps to begin debate on PIB Tuesday 
  • Court adjourns suit against Emir of Zazzau 
  • ‘Restructure Nigeria now’ 
  • Ooni, Obasanjo meet over #EndSARS agitation  
  • Presidential panel recommends dismissal of 35 SARS officials, prosecution of 33 
  • Time to end #EndSARS protests, says SAP, lawyer
  • NSE suspends Sunu Assurances 
  • Wema Bank promotes 214 
  • Service Chiefs have underperformed, say North’s elders 
  • Egyptian grandfather becomes world’s oldest footballer 
  • UEFA Champions League: Koeman tips Messi to shine against Ferencvaros
  • NFF emergency meeting holds in Abuja 
  • UCL may be changed to Final-8 mini-tourney 
  • Horoya’s Sakin predict tough test against Pyramids
  • EndSARS: Moffi dedicates debut goal to victims 
  • Italian media salutes ‘towering‘ Osimhen 
  • Kenya reaffirms commitment to deepening relations with Nigeria 
  • Zuma’s son: my dad feels like he’s being treated unconstitutionally
  • Brexit talks on brink as EU offers to ‘intensify’ talks 
  • U.S., Britain accuse Russian intelligence officers of cyberattacks
  • ‘#EndSARS protesters should exercise caution’ 
  • Dokubo, Briggs, others lead women’s protest in Rivers
  • Protest hijacked by hoodlums, says Fed Govt 
  • Ortom seeks national restructuring 
  • Protesters shut down Ibadan, Ado-Ekiti, Abeokuta 
  • Re: Wike’s maverick conformism 
  • CAN seeks end to SWAT formation 
  • How to end anti-SARS demonstration, by Afenifere leader Fasoranti 
  • North’s coalition calls off #EndInsecurityNow rallies 
  • PDP Reps caucus seeks trial of security officers killing innocent citizens 
  • ‘Why govt must act on protesters’ demands’ 
  • ‘Criminals must not mar protests’
  • Fayemi inaugurates Amotekun




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