Prosecute killers of Olajide Sowore, brother to Sahara Reporters publisher

By Opeyemi Babalola Many Nigerians including top politicians have reacted and called for the prosecution of the killers of Olajide Sowore, the younger brother of the convener of the #RevolutionNow movement and Sahara Reporters’ Publisher. University Times International (UTI) gathered that Olajide Sowore, who was a Pharmacy student of Igbinedion University, Okada, was allegedly killed on Saturday along Lagos-Benin Expressway by Isuwa. The Police Command in the state confirmed that the yet-to-be-identified killers also kidnapped five unknown persons in the process that led to the death of the deceased. A…

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Omomeewa: We want full autopsy, immortalise ex-LASU activist, NANS, ERC, tell Gov. Sanwo-Olu

National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) and the Education Right Campaign, both of LASU chapter are demanding an autopsy of Nurudeen Alowonle an ex-LASU activist, popularly called Omomeewa, who was killed by unknown gunmen around Egbeda Igando road in Lagos State on Wednesday last week. National Association of Nigerian Students particularly, is asking the Lagos State government to immortalise the deceased for the various roles he played in kicking against oppressive government and ensuring the masses have right to affordable education.  The union is equally asking government for an all-inclusive…

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Killer(s) of Omomeewa must be arrested, prosecuted –ERC Insists

By Opeyemi Babalola Education Rights Campaign (ERC), has insisted on the arrest and prosecution of the perpetrators behind the killing of Comrade Nurudeen Alowonle alias Omomeewa, who was killed on Wednesday night after appearing before a panel at the Lagos State University (LASU) over alleged admission racketeering and unlawful possession of university documents. University Times International (UTI) had reported how the former LASU Students’ Union presidential aspirant was allegedly shot dead while in company of a senior assistant registrar, Waheed Majekodunmi, simply identified as Majek. Several controversial reactions allegedly linking…

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LASU denies involvement in former SU aspirant’s death

… Tributes keep flowing over the deceased By Opeyemi Babalola Tributes and a series of controversial reactions have continued to trail the death of the graduate of the Lagos State University (LASU), Yusuf Nurudeen Alowonle, alias Omomeewa, who was reportedly shot dead on Wednesday by some yet-to-be-identified gunmen near the school main gate in Ojo, Lagos. University Times International gathered that the former Lagos State University students’ union presidential aspirant was allegedly shot dead at about 10 pm on Wednesday while in company of a Senior Assistant Registrar, Waheed Majekodunmi,…

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