#EndSARS: Protest turns violent in Jos as DSS invites El Buba over prayer walk

The peaceful #EndSARS protest took another turn in the city of Jos, Plateau State when hired hoodlums took to the streets attacking protesters and...

BREAKING: FG Meets UK, US Govt Over #EndSARS Protest

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, is currently meeting with the members of the diplomatic corps in Abuja. The meeting holding at the Tafawa...

I won’t approve 2021 budget without provisions for EndSARS victims, ASUU...

Femi Gbajabiamila, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, has announced that he won’t sign off on a 2021 budget. According to Gbajabiamila, he said that...

Police Ban All Forms Of Protest, Gatherings In Lagos

The Nigerian police command in Lagos State has banned all forms of protest or gathering in the state. “Lagos State Police Command wishes to inform...

Thugs Attacks Police Officer After Burning Down Orile Police Station(Video)

  Ekohotblog, 20th October, 2020 Thugs were caught on camera attacking a helpless police officer with sticks and...

Vacancy!!! Financial Controller at Stellaris Power Solutions Limited

Stellaris Power Solutions Limited is an indigenous engineering services and power solution company with the goal of reducing the cost of electricity for large...

News

#EndSARS: Protest turns violent in Jos as DSS invites El Buba over prayer walk

The peaceful #EndSARS protest took another turn in the city of Jos, Plateau State when hired hoodlums took to the streets attacking protesters and...

I won’t approve 2021 budget without provisions for EndSARS victims, ASUU – Femi Gbajabiamila

Femi Gbajabiamila, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, has announced that he won’t sign off on a 2021 budget. According to Gbajabiamila, he said that...

Police Ban All Forms Of Protest, Gatherings In Lagos

The Nigerian police command in Lagos State has banned all forms of protest or gathering in the state. “Lagos State Police Command wishes to inform...

#EndSARS: Address Nigerians Now – Senate Tells Buhari

The Nigeria Senate has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately address Nigerians on the ongoing #EndSARS protest rocking most parts of the country. The Senate...

#EndSARS: Senate Directs Buhari To Address Nigerians As Protests Linger

The Senate has directed President Muhammadu Buhari to address the nation immediately on the current nationwide protests by youths against police brutality and bad...

Politics

Is Zamfara Nigeria’s ‘Mackenna’s Gold’?

‘Mackenna’s Gold’, Zamfara The famous Hollywood Western, ‘Mackenna’s Gold’ (released in 1969) might seem a somewhat inappropriate metaphor for the controversy...

Ebonyi Assembly Demands S’East 2023 Presidency, Issues PDP Ultimatum

Ebonyi State House of Assembly has given the National leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party a seven-day ultimatum The Ebonyi State...

INEC Recruits 4,042 Adhoc Staff For C’River By-Elections

INEC, has said it would recruit 4,052 ad hoc personnel for the October 31 by-elections in Cross River The Independent National...

Bye Elections: Gov. Lalong Lauds Support For Female Candidate

Gov. Lalong, Female Candidate, Support Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau has lauded the support being given to the Candidate of the...

#EndSARS: ADC Urges FG To Address Youth’s Concerns

#EndSARS, ADC urges FG to address youth The African Democratic Congress (ADC) has called on the Federal Government to urgently address...

Business & Economy

Market Cabal Enriched Themselves With Subsidy Payments – Kyari

Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mallam Mele Kyari, says the benefits of the fuel subsidy regime were enjoyed by...

CBN Approves N200bn Housing Loan

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has approved N200 billion as mortgage finance loan to Family Homes Fund (FHF) targeted at low-income earners.  CBN through...

BREAKING: FG Begins Full Deregulation of Petrol Price

Federal Government of Nigeria said its no more going to be releasing guiding price bands for the sale of petrol at filling stations. It disclosed...

Court Declares Former Director of Sterling Bank ‘Wanted’

A special offence court has reportedly declared Former Sterling Bank Director, Yemi Idowu, wanted. Ekohotblog understands that the court ordered the arrest of Idowu, and...

Sports

Jepchirchir Breaks Own Half-Marathon Record

Half-Marathon, Record Kenya’s Peres Jepchirchir bettered the women-only half-marathon world record when she took gold in a closely-fought race at the...

Soccer Academy To Begin It’s Second Phase Of Youths Empowerment On Sport On Oct. 19

Lagos State, Oct. 17, 2020 Marasata Soccer Academy, had recently concluded it's first phase of youth empowerment on sport and plans to begins with...

Nigeria: FA Election – Ifeanyi Ubah Blasts NFF, Anambra For Interference

Senator Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah, NFF Chairman of the Anambra State Football Association, Senator Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah has described the Nigeria Football...

5 Positive In Latest Premier League COVID-19 Tests

Premier League, COVID-19 Tests The Premier League in England said on Monday that five people had returned positive results in its...

Young Becomes Sixth Inter Player To Test Positive For COVID-19

Ashley Young, COVID-19 Inter Milan’s Ashley Young has tested positive for COVID-19, the Serie A club said on Sunday, becoming the...

Entertainment

End SARS: Davido ‘Reveals Those Who Attacked Edo Prison, Freed Inmates’

October 20, 2020 Popular Nigerian artist, Mr David Adeleke, well known as Davido, has said criminals are responsible for the attack...

Today, A King Was Born ~Davido Celebrates Ifeanyi’s Birthday

Davido & son Ifeanyi How time flies! Ifeanyi Adeleke is celebrating his 1st birthday and over 8000 hours of life today. His proud dad, Davido gave...

“Bunch Of 15-yr Olds Telling Me How To Live My Life”-...

Ekohotblog, 19th October, 2020 Cardi B has been forced to delete her Twitter account after receiving backlash from fans for reconciling with...

#EndSARS: Triky Tee Breaks Silence On ”N500K Appearance Fee” Allegation

#EndSARS: BBNaija TrikyTee Breaks Silence On ”N500K Appearance Fee” Allegation Ekohotblog, October 19, 2020... BBNaija TrikyTee has refuted claims...

BBNaija Tricky Tee Allegedly Requests N500k Appearance Fee To Join Bayelsa...

BBNaija Tricky Tee Allegedly Requests N500k Appearance Fee To Join Bayelsa EndSARS Protest Ekohotblog, October 19, 2020... Big Brother...

Women Empowerment

Press Release: Rural Women Day: How Diamond Development Initiatives (DDI) Supports Building Resilience for Rural Women

By Lucky Ihanza October 15, 2020. October 15 every year is international Day of Rural Women. With this year’s theme as: “Building...

Opinion: Big Brother Naija: To Be Or Not To Be?

The big brother reality show had always generated controversies, especially during every season. Largely, there are two main sides in the open discussion on...

Opinion: “I Don’t Think Women Can Have It All”- Indra K. Nooyi.

Sixty years ago, our great country gained her independence from colonial rule which liberated her from being governed by a foreign power, laudable, however...

Opinion: Femi Otedola, His Girls And Their Ferraris

It is a prevalent mentality, in Africa especially, that we direct our anger at the wrong things and blame certain classes of people for...

Epe News

#EndSARS: Sanwo-Olu To Flag Off Epe-Ibeju Lekki Highway Reconstruction As Protests Linger

By Babatunde Kaka and Zainab Olanrewaju The thoroughfare receives attention as protesters paralyse vehicular activities on Lekki link bridge Agitations for the...

Epe Youths Protest En Masse Against Bad Governance, EndSars

By Idris Olukoya 19 October, 2020 Some youths in Epe Division, Lagos State had staged a protest for what they described as bad governance in Epe,...

Monarch Urges Youths To Shun Social Vices, Embrace Community Development

By Idris Olukoya Epe (Lagos State), Oct. 16, 2020. Oba Dr. Olufolarin Ogunsanwo, the Alara of Ilara, in the Eredo-Epe Division, has urged youths in...

Land Grabbers Invade Epe Division, Cause Chaos, Monarch Cries Out

By Idris Olukoya Epe (Lagos State) High Chief Suwaliyu Muritala, the Baale of Imokun community in Eredo local council development area, in Epe Division, has...

Editorials

The Gift Of Mercy And The Mercy In Giving… The EIF Story

Professor Martin Ohaeri Ijere (Agbawo Dike Izu of Nsu) (1929- 2006) was an erudite scholar that was very passionate about the plight of the rural dweller. The major thrust of his research work focused on building thriving rural communities...

Eko News

Lagos, Ogun, Ekiti, Delta, Edo, Abia, Plateau Get Panels On SARS Abuses

October 20, 2020. Lagos, Ogun, Ekiti, Abia, Delta, Edo and Plateau states on Monday inaugurated panels to probe cases of human...

Despite Violence, Lagos #ENDSARS Protesters Regroup

October 20, 2020. #ENDSARS protesters in Lagos have begun to reconvene for another day of demonstration despite violence in the commercial...

#EndSARS: Lagos Commissioner of Police Arrests SP Ajakaiye For Brutalizing Grandmother

Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu has arrested a Superintendent of Police, Tunji Ajakaiye for assaulting a grandma, Mrs Durojaiye Olaleye, during #EndSARS...

Watch Moment #EndSARS Protesters Disgraced Tinubu In Lagos (Video)

October 19, 2020 #EndSARS protesters disgraced Tinubu in Oshodi area of Lagos State today. Ekohotblog reports that the National Leader of the...

Metro

Tradegy as man hangs self to death in Enugu (Photo)

On Monday morning at the hill-side community of Ala Ugbele Obukpa, Nsukka Local Government Area of Enugu State, there was confusion as a 23-year-old...

Fear As Boko Haram Terrorists Abduct Travellers In Borno

On Monday, October 19,  at about 3:00pm Boko Haram terrorists intercepted more than ten vehicles along Maiduguri-Damaturu road and abducted passengers in the process. The...

Man Caught While Setting Charms Into The Ground At Politician’s House (Video)

Ekohotblog, 20th October, 2020 An unidentified man has been nabbed while planting charms at the house of...

International

Debate Commission Says Moderator Can Cut Trump’s Mic For 2 Minutes If He Interrupts Biden

Commission on Presidential Debates announced that they will be adopting new rules On Monday, the Commission on Presidential Debates announced that...

Embattled GOP Senator Called ‘Honey’ And ‘Darling’ By Donald Trump

Donald Trump, Martha McSally one of the most vulnerable incumbents fighting for re-election At President Donald Trump’s rally in Arizona on...

COVID-19: UNICEF Begins Stockpiling Of 520m Syringes

UNICEF, Syringes The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) says it is purchasing and “pre-positioning syringes” and other necessary equipment, as the...

Ex-Mayor Of Norilsk Handed 6 Months Of Community Service

Ex-mayor of Norilsk, Sentenced to 6 months of community service Norilsk City Court in Russia, on Monday sentenced Rinat Akhmetchin to...

South African Health Minister Tests Positive For COVID-19

Health Minister Tests Positive For COVID-19 South African Health Minister Zweli Mkhize and his wife tested positive for COVID-19, his office...

Gossip

Customer Crys For Help, Reveals How UBA Allegedly Defrauded Her Husband

Customer of the United Bank of Africa (UBA) cries out for help after funds were moved without her authorization. According to her, a sum of...

Ultimate Love: Arnold Breaks Silence On Bolanle’s Theft Accusation

Ultimate love guest, Henry Arnold has finally reacted to the theft allegation by his love pad partner Bolanle Babalola. According to reports, the Ultimate Love...

UN Breaks Silence On Video Of Couple Having Sex In Its Official Car

United Nations (UN) has reacted to the viral video of a couple having sex in one of the organization’s official cars. The UN which said it...