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Charly Boy: I’ll no longer take part in street protests because they don’t work

Convener of OurMumuDonDo Movement, Mr. Charles Oputa, a.k.a Charly Boy, on Friday said street protests by Nigerians over national issues cannot change political leaders at all levels.
Police made good their vow to prevent a planned march today by #RevolutionNow protesters in the country.As early as 7am, armed policemen, backed by soldiers blocked the National Stadium, Surulere in Lagos, where the march was expected to take off.

#RevolutionNow: Police disrupt protests in Lagos, Abuja, other

Scores were injured while many Nigerians including journalists were arrested and brutalised by the police during protests against the alleged ineptitude of the President Muhammadu Buhari administration on Monday.
Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has urged secular musicians who protested to the General Overseer of Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, to direct their future protests to the government.

CAN warns musicians over protest against Pastor Adeboye

Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has urged secular musicians who protested to the General Overseer of Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, to direct their future protests to the government.
Charles Oputa, popularly known as Charlyboy

Charly Boy denies collecting money from Buhari campaign

The convener of “OurMumuDonDo” Movement, Charles Oputa, popularly referred to Charly Boy, has contradicted his earlier statement that he received millions of naira from President Muhammadu Buhari’s campaign team.

Festus Keyamo denies giving money to Charly Boy

The spokesperson of President Muhammadu Buhari’s campaign, Festus Keyamo, has denied paying a “penny” to Nigerian entertainer, Charly Boy, for a political-motivated music video, adding another twist to the controversy trailing the singer and his ‘OurMumuDonDo’ group.

Deji Adeyanju: Charly Boy took money from President Buhari to attack Atiku Abubakar

Political activist, Deji Adeyanju, has accused Charles Oputa, popularly known as Charly Boy, of collecting money from official of President Muhammadu Buhari’s government to attack Atiku Abubakar.
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Deji Adeyanju: Charly Boy betrayed us while I was in prison

Human rights activist, Deji Adeyanju, has pulled out of the ‘Our Mumu Don Do’ coalition, alleging that his partner, Charles Oputa, aka Charly Boy, betrayed him and their cause while he was locked up for over two months in prison.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says an investigation is ongoing on the seized $2.8 million at Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu.

EFCC: Corrupt politicians bringing in money to induce voters

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has warned against vote-buying during Saturday’s presidential elections.

Election: CSO to mobilize youths for democratic accountability

A civil society group, #OurMumuDonDo, led by popular musician, Charly boy, said it would mobilize youths to effect a positive social change in the country, pledging to enlist youthful energy, values, and visions to advocate for freedom, equality, and prosperity for the people.
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Charly Boy reveals why he finally married partner after 40 years together

Charles Oputa, a musician and activist better known as Charly Boy, has married his American partner, Diane, after 40 years together.

Group, CSOs reiterate calls for release of abducted girls

Catalyst for Global Peace Initiative (CPI) in partnership with Realm of Glory International church and other civil society organisations (CSOs) yesterday reiterated its call for the release of the remaining girls who are still in Boko Haram captivity.

Court orders police to pay Charly Boy N50 million damages

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has ordered the Nigeria Police Force, IGP and the FCT Commissioner of Police to pay N50 million to Charles Oputa, a.k.a Charly Boy, the convener of ‘OurMumuDonDo’ movement.

Charly Boy denies causing soldier’s arrest

Popular social activist and entertainer, Mr Charles Oputa, also known as Charly Boy, has reacted to a statement posted on Instagram by a Nigerian soldier claiming that he was responsible for his arrest, which lasted 36 days.
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Police arraign Premium Times reporter

The police have arraigned the Premium Times journalist, Samuel Ogundipe, following his refusal to disclose the source of his report.

Senator Ndume: APC has not failed Nigerians

A federal lawmaker, Sen. Ali Ndume, has said that concerns that the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Federal Government has failed Nigerians were unfounded.

President Buhari’s anti-corruption war confusing – Cardinal Onaiyekan

“They should also be made to refund the stolen monies if they were found guilty and maybe we can forgive them,” Onaiyekan said.

Senator Tayo Alasoadura asks President Buhari to suspend Ibe Kachikwu, Maikanti Baru

Alasoadura specifically stated that Baru’s continued presence at the NNPC could jeopardise the Senate investigation into the allegations that he allegedly approved contracts to the tune of $25bn without the approval of the corporation’s board.

Charly Boy sues police over attack during protests in Abuja

Mr. Inibehe Effiong, a Lagos-based legal practitioner and human rights activist and counsel to Charly Boy, in an originating motion dated October 4, 2017 filed the suit at the FCT High Court on Wednesday and joined the Commissioner of Police, FCT Police Command as a respondent in the suit.

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