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Hong Kong Extradition Bill Debate Delayed After Massive Protests

no responses. June 12, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Hong Kong Extradition Bill Debate Delayed After Massive Protests


Hong Kong Extradition Bill Debate Delayed After Massive Protests

Riot police fired tear gas, water cannon, and pepper spray after thousands of protesters surrounded the legislature and forced a delay in a debate over a […]

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no responses. May 20, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Kaduna Residents Lynch Kidnapper, Protest Killing Of Trader


Kaduna Residents Lynch Kidnapper, Protest Killing Of Trader

Residents of Kawo community in Kaduna State have killed a man, alleged to be a kidnapper, when he was attempting to abduct someone in the area. […]

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no responses. April 12, 2019 Elizabeth David

Breaking: Military Council Says It Will Not Extradite Bashir, May Try Him In Sudan


Breaking: Military Council Says It Will Not Extradite Bashir, May Try Him In Sudan

Sudan’s transitional military council will not extradite ousted president Omar al-Bashir but he could be tried in Sudan, the head of the council’s political committee said […]

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no responses. April 11, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

Omar al-Bashir: Sudan military Ousts Ruler After Protests


Omar al-Bashir: Sudan military Ousts Ruler After Protests

After nearly 30 years in power, Sudan’s president Omar al-Bashir has been ousted and arrested, the defence minister says. Speaking on state TV, Awad Ibn Ouf […]

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no responses. April 1, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Sudanese Police Disperse Rally Urging President’s Ouster


Sudanese Police Disperse Rally Urging President’s Ouster

Sudan’s state-run news agency says police used tear gas to disperse anti-government protests in the capital, Khartoum, and other cities across the country. SUNA quoted police […]

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no responses. March 4, 2019 Elizabeth David

Algeria Protests: President Confirms Fresh Poll Bid Despite Rallies


Algeria Protests: President Confirms Fresh Poll Bid Despite Rallies

Algeria’s veteran President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has defied protesters by confirming he will run again – but says he will not serve a full term. In a […]

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no responses. January 29, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

CJN: NANS Protests Onnoghen’s Suspension


CJN: NANS Protests Onnoghen’s Suspension

National Association of Nigerian Students NANS in Nasarawa State has joined in the protest over suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen. At a […]

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no responses. January 28, 2019 Elizabeth David

NBA, CSO’s, Others Stage Protest Over Onnoghen’s Suspension


NBA, CSO’s, Others Stage Protest Over Onnoghen’s Suspension

Members of the Nigeria Bar Association, Civil Society Organisation of Nigeria and the opposition parties are protesting over the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria […]

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Sudan

no responses. January 25, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

Biggest Protests ‘in living memory’ Hit Sudan


Biggest Protests ‘in living memory’ Hit Sudan

Security forces have clashed with demonstrators in Sudan’s capital, Khartoum, as anti-government protests take place across the country. Riot police have used tear gas to try […]

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no responses. January 22, 2019 Elizabeth David

Zimbabwe President Abandons Davos Trip Amid Unrest


Zimbabwe President Abandons Davos Trip Amid Unrest

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa has broken off a trip to Europe after violent protests in his home country. Mr Mnangagwa had been due to attend the […]

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no responses. January 14, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

Zimbabwe Protests After Petrol, Diesel Price Hike


Zimbabwe Protests After Petrol, Diesel Price Hike

Protests have broken out in Zimbabwe’s two main cities following the more than doubling of the fuel price. Burning tyres and boulders are being used to […]

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no responses. January 9, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

NLC Niger Chapter Join Nationwide Labour Protest


NLC Niger Chapter Join Nationwide Labour Protest

The Niger state chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress NLC Tuesday joined their counterparts nationwide to agitate for the implementation of the new minimum wage. Labour […]

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no responses. January 9, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

Nationwide Protest: NLC Plateau Chapter Protest in Compliance


Nationwide Protest: NLC Plateau Chapter Protest in Compliance

Plateau state chapter of the Nigerian Labour Congress, NLC on Tuesday staged a protest in compliance to the nationwide protest for the immediate enactment and implementation […]

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no responses. January 8, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

Minimum Wage: NLC Embarks on Nationwide Protest


Minimum Wage: NLC Embarks on Nationwide Protest

Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has commenced a nationwide protest over the N30,000 minimum wage for workers in the country. Members of the union assembled at the […]

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EBOLA OUTBREAK

no responses. December 28, 2018 Enuwa Ochai

DR Congo Election: Protesters Attack Ebola Centre in Beni


DR Congo Election: Protesters Attack Ebola Centre in Beni

Protesters angry with the postponement of Sunday’s presidential election in parts of the Democratic Republic of Congo have attacked a clinic where possible Ebola cases are […]

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Governor of Benue State, Dr. Samuel Ortom

no responses. October 31, 2018 Enuwa Ochai

Minimum Wage: Gov. Ortom Promises To Pay Any Amount Adopted


Minimum Wage: Gov. Ortom Promises To Pay Any Amount Adopted

Benue Governor, Samuel Ortom has promised to pay any amount agreed upon by the negotiating committee on minimum wage. Ortom stated this on Tuesday in Makurdi, […]

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no responses. October 30, 2018 Enuwa Ochai

Scores Feared Dead As Army, Shiites Clash In Abuja


Scores Feared Dead As Army, Shiites Clash In Abuja

Scores of people were feared killed yesterday in the Nyanya part of Abuja as members of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), otherwise known as Shiite group, […]

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no responses. September 25, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

NIMASA To Send Additional 200 NSDP Cadets Abroad For Seatime Training


NIMASA To Send Additional 200 NSDP Cadets Abroad For Seatime Training

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has assured of the Agency’s commitment to ensuring that all beneficiaries […]

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no responses. September 6, 2018 Alu Azege

Media House Protests Over Basic Working Tools


Media House Protests Over Basic Working Tools

Staff of the Kwara State Broadcasting Corporation, Radio Kwara, have held a peaceful protest within the premises of the station over poor working condition and lack […]

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National Vice President North Central of the NUJ, Mr Wilson Bako.

no responses. August 30, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Nasarawa State NUJ Embarks On Protest To Honour Late Colleague


Nasarawa State NUJ Embarks On Protest To Honour Late Colleague

As a mark of last respect to their late colleague who died recently, journalists in Nasarawa state carried out the nationwide protest by sitting around popular […]

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