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MAPOLY Students Protest Delay In Semester Examination

Movement of vehicles and commuters was on Monday put on hold around major areas of Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital as students of Moshood Abiola Polytechnic (MAPOLY) embarked on a protest. The students of the Ogun State-owned institution are protesting

Groups In Kano Protest In Support Of Sars

A group of protesters on Tuesday stormed the streets of Kano urging the Inspector of General of Police, (IGP) Ibrahim Idris not to scrap the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) but to reform it instead. The protesters, bearing various placards claimed

Charly Boy Leads Protest Against Libyan Slavery

Veteran Nigerian Musician, Charles Oputa, popularly known as Charly Boy has led a protest against reported slave auction in Libya. Charley Boy on Monday, December 4 led the protest to the Foreign Affairs Head Office in Abuja with his hands

LG Autonomy: Teachers Protest In Delta State

Members of the Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT) in Delta State have held a peaceful rally to declare their stand on the issue of the local government autonomy. The teachers, during a protest on Tuesday, demanded that funding of primary

NAICOM Staff Protest Unpaid Allowances, To Commence Warning Strike

National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) staff are currently protesting in Abuja. The workers are calling for the removal of the Commissioner for Insurance, Alhaji Mohammed Kari. The workers are also protesting due to alleged non-promotion of staff in the commission. The workers claim the

Abia Estate Agency Workers Protest Over 14 Months’ Unpaid Salaries

Employees of the Abia State Estate Development Agency on Thursday protested in Umuahia over the non-payment of their salaries for 14 months, and other issues. Dressed in black and carrying placards with different inscriptions, the protesters locked the gate to

Nigeria vs Zambia: FIFA rejects Chipolopolo’s protest over disallowed goal

FIFA has thrown out Zambia’s protest, regarding the 2018 World Cup qualifier against Nigeria on October 7 in Uyo. The Super won the match 1-0 and qualified for their third straight World Cup, with a match to spare in African

Eight shot dead in Cameroon’s Independence protest

Anti-riot soldiers in CameroonPhoto: BBC/AFP Soldiers in Cameroon shot dead at least eight people during independence protests in the English-speaking parts of the country. Rallies were held on the 56th anniversary of the incorporation of the regions into Cameroon. The

Nasarawa lawmaker leads protest against poor electricity supply

Umar Muhammed, Lafia A member representing Akwanga South at the Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Kassim Mohammed, has led a protest against poor electricity supply in the state. The protest, which was organised by the youth wing of Mada Development

Ondo Farmers, Youths Protest Against Herdsmen

Youths and farmers in Ondo State are lamenting over the activities of herdsmen destroying their farmlands. The protesters are mainly from Akure North, Igoba community, Igoha community with inscriptions asking the herdsmen to leave their lands alone.   Source link

Youths Protest Over Escape Of Ritual Suspect From Police Custody

Some youths in Eliozu area of Port Harcourt have staged a protest against the escape of the ritual killer suspect from police custody in Rivers State. The suspect, an undergraduate of the University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT), escaped from police

Youths Protest In Yola To Demand Release Of El-Zakzaki

The youth wing of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria on Friday commenced a protest march to the National Human Rights Commission in Yola, the Adamawa State capital. The protest according to them was aimed at securing the release of their

Concerned Nigerians Group Suspends Protest After Attack

The Concerned Nigerians Group calling for the resignation and resumption of President Muhammadu Buhari will end its sit out today, a day after its members were attacked at the Wuse market in Abuja. A co-convener of the group, Charles Oputa

PHOTOS: Concerned Nigerians Protest Enters Day Seven

It is now seven days since the Concerned Nigerians group commenced its sit-out protest at the Unity Fountain in Abuja. The group is calling for the resumption or resignation of President Muhammadu Buhari if he fails to resume within eight