Tag: Protests

YNaijaAugust 24, 2023

Jade Osiberu’s Upcoming Crime Thriller “Everything Scatter” Takes on Police Brutality and Protests in Nigeria

Nigerian creative powerhouse Jade Osiberu is once again poised to make waves with her upcoming crime-thriller “Everything Scatter,” a cinematic ...

YNaijaJuly 24, 2023

Lagos Government Confirms 103 Bodies from #EndSARS Protests, Says None From Lekki Tollgate; Oshiomole Slams N30,000 Minimum Wage as ‘Criminal’ | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, these are the five top Nigerian news stories you shouldn’t miss Lagos ...

YNaijaMarch 6, 2023

While other people are demonstrating, I am commissioning projects – Wike mocks Atiku, PDP

Nyesom Wike, governor of Rivers State, took aim at former Vice President Atiku Abubakar on Monday, after Abubakar led Peoples ...

YNaijaFebruary 4, 2023

Atiku blames Tinubu for new notes shortage; Nigerians need cash now – Osinbajo laments naira scarcity | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, these are the five top Nigerian news stories you shouldn’t miss: Atiku ...

YNaijaDecember 2, 2022

I will renew hope for youths, create thousands of jobs – Tinubu; Labour Party sacks Peter Obi’s DG, Okupe, 10 others | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

I will renew hope for youths, create thousands of jobs – Tinubu Labour Party sacks Peter Obi’s DG, Okupe, 10 ...

YNaijaSeptember 22, 2022

What’s happening in Iran; Here’s all you need to know #MAHSAAMINI

The death of a young woman in police custody in Iran has generated widespread outrage and protest. Mahsa Amini was ...

YNaijaSeptember 12, 2022

Dele Alake reveals source of Tinubu’s wealth; Flights threatened as aviation workers protest Monday | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Dele Alake reveals source of Tinubu’s wealth Gunmen attack Ifeanyi Ubah’s convoy, policemen feared killed Lagos to prosecute homeowners without ...

YNaijaSeptember 8, 2022

Police officers protest non-payment of salaries; Naira hits new low against dollar | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Police officers protest non-payment of salaries FG to penalise airlines selling tickets in dollars Gunmen kidnap Plateau council boss Naira ...

YNaijaSeptember 1, 2022

LASG cautions that violators of the Okada ban risk three years in prison; NANS demonstrators, security personnel fight at APC secretariat | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

LASG cautions that violators of the Okada ban risk three years in prison Two teens die in Jigawa canoe mishap. ...

Joshua OnonoseJuly 20, 2022

Protesting APC members storm party secretariat during unveiling of Vice Presidential candidate

Hundreds of protesters stormed the Secretariat of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Wednesday morning, expressing their dissatisfaction with the ...

GuestNovember 25, 2021

LIVES ON THE LINE 3: Precious Owolabi was killed covering a protest

By Patrick Egwu This investigation is on the unresolved killing of three Nigerian journalists while on assignments between 2019-2020. For ...

Bernard DayoFebruary 12, 2021

Going for the #OccupyLekkiTollGate protests? | Here’s what you should bring along

As Nigerians peacefully protest the reopening of the Lekki Toll Gate tomorrow with #OccupyLekkiTollGate, it is important we take lessons ...

Bernard DayoJanuary 19, 2021

The accounts of #ENDSARS protesters still frozen proves that we are in an oppressive regime

Three months after Nigerians showed nationwide demonstrations against police brutality with the #ENDSARS movement, leading to the government freezing bank ...

Chinedu OkaforOctober 19, 2020

#YNaijaEndSARSupdates: A divide among the youth is happening and it could harm the #EndSARS movement

If you are a millennial, you, no doubt, must have heard someone from an older generation refer to Nigeria as ...

Chinedu OkaforOctober 14, 2020

#YNaijaEndSARSUpdate: What does it say about Nigeria, if it takes N1,500 to enlist a Pro-SARS member? | #EndSWAT

If there is one thing the #Endsars movement can hang its hat on, it’s the fact that despite protesters having ...

Edwin OkoloJuly 8, 2019

EXCLUSIVE: Biodun Fatoyinbo decides to launch attack on Busola, others … invites DaddyFreeze to interview him

We have received news that Pastors Biodun and Modele Fatoyinbo are preparing to wrest control of the narrative around the ...

EditorFebruary 19, 2018

#YNaijaEditorial: Since millennials won’t fight for our future, the generation after us is fighting for themselves

Last weekend, this video surfaced on the internet. The less than one minute video shows children and teenagers from the ...

EzinneNovember 9, 2017

The Thread: These are the test questions Kaduna primary school teachers failed | El Rufai releases scripts

Following the ruckus on Twitter over Gov El Rufai sacking 21,000 teachers who failed the Primary 4 competency test, the ...

Op-ed EditorSeptember 25, 2017

Fisayo Soyombo: President Buhari just opened a whole new can of worms

by ‘Fisayo Soyombo These are interesting times. We’re entering an interesting, new journalism era when newspaper editors will cast simple ...

AzeezSeptember 23, 2017

What we will do to IPOB members if they hold rallies or protests – Police

The Nigeria Police Force has said it would arrest and prosecute members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) if ...

RoqeebahAugust 24, 2017

Trump is just like Nigerian leaders | 3 things we learnt from Donald Trump’s latest rant

It’ safe to say that Donald Trump in fully back on his campaign trail. #45 still has over 3 years ...

ToluAugust 23, 2017

Everything you should know about President Trump’s Phoenix rally

by Wareez Odunayo   U.S President, Donald Trump at a rally in Phoenix on Tuesday threatened to shut down the ...

AzeezAugust 21, 2017

Why did President Buhari not announce his resignation?

by Alexander O. Onukwue Following the thought of Simon Kolawole, the aim of the #ResumeorResign protests could really have been ...

AzeezAugust 19, 2017

Buhari’s return has nothing to do with protests – Adesina

Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina has said that President Muhammadu Buhari’s return has nothing ...

EditorAugust 18, 2017

[The Activism Blog] Oby Ezekwesili takes the FG to the cleaners with her statement on the #ResumeOrResign protests

Former minister of Education and Co-covener BBOG, Dr. Obiageli Ezekwesili has condemned the unprofessional handling of the #ourmumudondo protesters in ...

EzinneAugust 17, 2017

“Masses are not tools to be turned off and on” | Kayode Ogundamisi faults Nigerian activists

It’s 101 days since President Buhari stepped foot on our shores. His MIA status has been a sore point for ...

AzeezAugust 17, 2017

Taking your protest to the market was wrong | Adesina tells anti-Buhari protesters

Presidential spokesman, Femi Adesina has said the #ResignorResume protesters led by entertainer, Charly Boy were at fault for taking the ...

EditorAugust 16, 2017

With the suspended protests, what next for Charly Boy?

by Alexander O. Onukwue The ‘Our Mumu Don Do’ movement led by Charly Boy has announced a suspension of its ...

EditorAugust 16, 2017

The danger in excusing the attack on Charly Boy

by Alexander O. Onukwue For his protests against the continued stay of President Buhari in London, Charly Boy has been ...

EditorAugust 16, 2017

Why Charly Boy’s fight is not necessarily for the youth

by Alexander O. Onukwue Is it reasonable that every move that Charly Boy has made with regards to his new ...

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