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Group Protests In Abuja, Group Calls For Facebook Ban In Nigeria...

A yet-to-be-identified group has demanded that Facebook be banned in Nigeria permanently. The group filed a case with Nigeria’s Ministry of Justice in Abuja, the...

Governor Ayade vows to deal with anyone who protests in Cross...

Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River has vowed to deal with any person or group of persons who hold protests in Cross River state...

Liberia Blocks Internet Over Protests Against President Weah

Authorities in Liberia have blocked the internet, in what is perceived to be a move to suppress ongoing anti-government protests in the capital, Monrovia.

Five arrests and police injured at anti-lockdown protests in London

Police in London said Saturday they arrested five people, and eight officers were injured, after disorder at large-scale protests against England’s remaining coronavirus...

Arsenal fans turn to devil and vampire in protests at owner...

Arsenal owner Stan Kroenke’s humiliating climbdown over joining the European Super League appears to have only further estranged him from the club’s furious...

UN says millions in Myanmar threatened by hunger amid new protests

Following the military coup in Myanmar, millions of people are threatened by hunger in the crisis-ridden country, according to UN figures.Up to 3.4...

Russian police detain Navalny aides, activists before protests

Russian police on Wednesday searched the Saint Petersburg offices of jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny and detained his top aide Lyubov Sobol and...

Protests as Germany scrambles to pass national virus law

Thousands of protesters massed outside German parliament on Wednesday as lawmakers prepared to vote on a law amendment giving Angela Merkel’s government power...

Mass pro-Navalny protests planned as Putin addresses Russia

Vladimir Putin delivers a state of the nation address on Wednesday as Russia deals with a crisis in ties with the West and...

Russia cracks down on Navalny supporters ahead of nationwide protests

Russia’s President, Vladimir PutinRussian police have cracked down on supporters of jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny ahead of nationwide protests set for Wednesday.Employees...

Chelsea want to withdraw from Super League as Cech pleads with...

Chelsea want to withdraw from the controversial Super League, it has been confirmed, as former goalkeeper Petr Cech was forced to personally plead with...

Liverpool and Leeds share spoils amid Super League protests

Liverpool were held to a 1-1 draw away to Leeds United on Monday in a match overshadowed by the furious response to the...

Pakistan police and rangers taken hostage in anti-France protests

At least seven Pakistan police officers and special rangers were taken hostage Sunday by supporters of a radical Islamist party, officials said, after...

Mass protests called across Russia to ‘save Navalny’s life’

The team of jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny on Sunday called for massive protests across Russia next week to help save the life...