Tag: protest

Chinedu OkaforOctober 15, 2020

#YNaijaEndSARSUpdate: Is the government fighting back with thugs? | #AlausaProtest

As we’ve seen historically, through countless cases, a peaceful protest is only a few violent acts away from turning to ...

Bernard DayoMay 22, 2019

The Late 5: LUTH resident doctors protest, issue ultimatum to management; Over 30 killed as gunmen raid Katsina communities | Other stories

Here are the stories that drove conversation today: Presidency sets up task force to clear Apapa gridlock within two weeks ...

tosin adesinaOctober 13, 2018

As the Shi’ites protest El-Zakzaky’s continued detention, we inch closer to violence

The continuous protest by members of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) which comprises of the Muslim Shi’ite community in Nigeria ...

AzeezDecember 19, 2017

This statement clearly shows Okorocha is out of touch with reality

Imo governor, Rochas Okorocha on Tuesday said no responsibility reasonable Imo indigene will protest against him. In a statement by ...

AzeezNovember 30, 2017

CSOs protest slave auctions at Libyan embassy

Some Civil Society Organisations on Thursday stormed the Libyan Embassy in Abuja to protest the reported slave trade of Africans in Libya. ...

AzeezNovember 10, 2017

Chibok girls: We will resume daily protest at Aso Villa on Tuesday – BBOG

The Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) movement has said it would resume its daily protest over 113 Chibok girls who ...

AzeezNovember 9, 2017

Kaduna teachers protest sack after failing competency test

Nigeria Labour Congress President, Ayuba Wabba on Wednesday led thousands of teachers in Kaduna to protest the sacking of 21,870 ...

AzeezOctober 23, 2017

I feel like wailing for Nigeria but… | 2baba finally reacts to cancelled protest at #BuckwyldNBreathless

Nigerian music legend, Innocent Idibia popularly known as 2baba has finally responded to criticisms that followed his withdrawal from the ...

AzeezSeptember 28, 2017

I have paid half salary for July… | Bello reacts to Kogi workers’ protest

Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello has said workers in the state are falsely painting his government as inhumane and irresponsible. ...

AzeezSeptember 23, 2017

Benue police arrest reporter over IDPs protest story

The Benue Police Command has arrested a NAN reporter, Emmanuel Atswen over a report on the protest by IDPs at the ...

AzeezSeptember 13, 2017

IDPs protest alleged diversion of relief items in Benue

Internally Displaced Persons at the International Market Camp, Makurdi, on Tuesday protested alleged diversion of relief materials by camp officials. ...

AzeezSeptember 7, 2017

FG protests killing of Nigerians in South Africa

The Nigerian mission in South Africa said it has expressed its displeasure at the killing of Nigerians to the government ...

AzeezAugust 26, 2017

BREAKING: 3 dead in Owerri market protest

A protest by Owerri natives following the demolition of the Eke Onunwa market by the state government has led to ...

AzeezAugust 19, 2017

“Buhari go home!” | Nigerians chant in front of Abuja House in London (WATCH)

Some Nigerians in London on Friday night staged a protest at the Abuja House where President Muhammadu Buhari has been ...

AzeezAugust 19, 2017

Police disperse IPOB members in Port Harcourt

Members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) were on Friday dispersed by policemen while protesting in Port Harcourt, the ...

ToluAugust 16, 2017

The YNaija Cover this evening – the 16th of August

  Follow these links to read the full stories and analyses: #OurMumuDondo Movement suspends anti-Buhari protests EXCLUSIVE: What actually happened ...

ToluAugust 16, 2017

[The Legislative Blog]: Here’s how Senator Shehu Sani feels about the attack on Charly Boy

Nigerian entertainer turned full time activist, Charly Boy has been at the centre of the protest calling for the resumption ...

EditorAugust 11, 2017

YNaija Analysis: The Police keep missing the point that protests are a protected right

by Usman Alabi The state has a life of its own, as a matter of fact, the state is fully ...

AzeezAugust 9, 2017

Our members are in jail without trial | MASSOB laments

Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) on Wednesday staged a protest in Aguata Local Government ...

AzeezJuly 25, 2017

Youth protest at N’Assembly over ‘Not too young to run’ bill

A group of youth on Tuesday protested at the National Assembly to demand the passage of the ‘not too young to ...

AzeezJuly 19, 2017

Pay us with N6.314bn Paris refund | Pensioners tell Aregbesola

Some pensioners in Osun State on Wednesday staged a protest to demand payment of their pensions and gratuities. This comes just ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJune 14, 2017

“We need good leaders, we’re suffering” – 12-year-old pupil laments (WATCH)

A pupil of Army Children Junior High School at Ikeja Cantonment, decried the poor state of the nation during a ...

AzeezJune 13, 2017

N’Assembly aides protest death of colleague due to non-payment of salaries

National Assembly aides on Tuesday protested over the death of their colleague due to non-payment of salaries. According to the ...

AzeezJune 9, 2017

Take ownership of LAUTECH from Oyo, Osun | Protesting students urge FG

Students of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso have demanded the transfer of ownership of the school from the Osun ...

Op-ed EditorJune 7, 2017

Opinion: Does the UI V.C. have powers to suspend school activities without senate approval?

‘Kunle Adebajo That Nigeria’s premier university is on sudden vacation is a long-established and widely-circulated fact. Students of the institution ...

AzeezMay 30, 2017

CAN against IPOB, MASSOB sit-at-home protest – Bishop

The Archbishop of the Enugu Province, Anglican Communion, Rev. Emmanuel Chukwuma has said the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) is ...

AzeezMay 28, 2017

MASSOB faults IG’s directive on May 30 protest

The Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) has faulted the alert by Inspector-General of Police, ...

AzeezMay 24, 2017

LAUTECH students protest, demand audience with Aregbesola (PHOTOS)

Students of the Ladoke Akintola University (LAUTECH) on Wednesday protested the continued closure of the institution in Osun State. The ...

AzeezMay 20, 2017

We didn’t harass or arrest IPOB women – Army

by Azeez Adeniyi The Nigerian Army has denied arresting any woman during a meeting of the Indigenous People of Biafra ...

AzeezMay 19, 2017

We will draw the world’s attention to Biafra land on May 30 – IPOB

by Azeez Adeniyi The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has said it would not back out of its sit-at-home protest ...

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