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26 Mar
Some Nigerian soldiers on Thursday protested against the non-payment of allowances and poor equipment, Channel TV reported. The aggrieved troops, according to sources at the Maimalari barracks, besieged the headquarters of the Theatre Command in Borno State, shooting sporadically into the air on Thursday night. Sources said the troops of an unidentified battalion in Operation…
11 Feb
Police authorities in Lagos on Thursday said no form of protest will be allowed in any part of the state. Lagos police boss Hakeem Odumosu at a press conference said any protest "will be counterproductive to the ongoing series of inquiries and investigations into many cases related to the Endsars violence and the present security…
11 Feb
Nigerian Government on Thursday criticised the attitude of some Nigerian youth, saying they were "gullible people" as they are being pushed by Nigerians in the diaspora.
9 Feb
Lagos State Saturday may witness a series of tense and dueling protests by Nigerian youths over the handover of the Lekki toll gate, where Nigerian forces opened fire on unarmed protesters last October, to its owners Lekki Concession Company. While some are speaking against the handing over of the toll gate back to LCC for…
19 Oct 2020
Protests are meant to be peaceful, however, there are cases when unscrupulous people hijack peaceful protests and endanger the lives of both protesters and passersby. When situations like this happen, there are steps to take in order to ensure you are totally safe. Below are some steps to take to ensure safety according to Times…
19 Oct 2020
The protest against police brutality which has been going on for a week now takes a new turn in Edo state as hoodlums have allegedly hijacked the protest. On Sunday, there were reports of violence by these hoodlums as cars were allegedly robbed and females were attacked. Also, on Monday, it has been reported that…
17 Oct 2020
"One day go be one day, one day go be one day, those wey dey steal money for government, one day go be one day," Fela prophetically sings on "Army Arrangement". It appears these are the beginning of those days as young Nigerians take to the streets in the ongoing #EndSARS protests demanding an end…
12 Oct 2020
The reality we face, whether it's our own or that of others, pushes us to try and change what we are experiencing or witnessing. However, it is easy to forget to take into serious consideration the possible consequences of any such choice; while positive consequences are often empowering, we can be disempowered by negative experiences.…
10 Oct 2020
Burna Boy, popularly known as African Giant, has been questioned by the majority of youths on social media after his long silence since the start of the #EndSARS protest. The #EndSARS protest which has been ongoing for 3 days now is targeted towards bringing an end to the brutal and inhumane treatments meted out by…
10 Oct 2020
The protest demanding for the eradication of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, has been going on for 3 days now. It has also gained international attention with popular figures like Trey Songz, Big Sean and John Boyega tweeting about it. Also, Nigerian celebrities have joined the fight against SARS, asking for an end and not…
9 Oct 2020
From time immemorial, protests have always been a way to effect change in any government. People all over the world throughout history have come out to make their voices heard to people in power. From the use of placards to songs and to the clothing worn. Fashion also plays a practical role during demonstrations. Many…
9 Oct 2020
So many unplanned things happen during protests, sometimes, peaceful protests might turn violent, the important thing is having a run to first aid. There are people trained to do this, however, if you need to treat an issue yourself, here are the basic protest first aid tips you need to know. For Minor Bruises According…

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