A day after a deadly attack at a beach resort in Tunisia, the government has deployed extra security to tourist sites and vowed to close down mosques accused of inciting violence. Tunisia’s Prime Minister, Habib Essid, said army reservists would be deployed to archaeological sites and resorts.
Executive Director UNICEF, Anthony Lake United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), on Friday, said horrific details have emerged that the three weeks of violence in South Sudan left 129 children dead and displaced more people since the beginning of 2015.
Boko Haram’s Abubakar Shekau and his lieutenants LONDON, (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – The cost of violence around the world reached a record $14.3 trillion in 2014, equivalent to the combined economies of Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, Spain and the United Kingdom, a global security report said on Wednesday.
Taraba state Acting Governor, Alhaji Sani Abubakar Danladi has declared curfew in the state from 7 pm to 6 am following the post election violent that engulfed after the declaration of the state governorship result. A press statement signed by the acting governor on Monday stated that total compliance to
Violence and voter apathy characterised the gubernatorial and National Assembly elections held across the country yesterday. It was a straight fight between the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), at the federal level and the opposition All Progressives Party (APC) whose candidate, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd), won the March 28
In parts of Ilaje, Ugbo aand others; the Independent National Electoral Commission has annulled the House of Assembly polls following series of violent activities.
General Muhammadu Buhari The Borno Elders Forum on Thursday advised President-elect, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, to strive towards eradicating all sources of insurgency and insecurity in the country immediately after assuming office.
Damilare Okunola Alhaji Fasasi Gbagba, President of the Jama-at-ul Islamiyya of Nigeria reading his speech during a press conference to herald its 9th Triennial Delegates Conference in Ilupeju, Lagos. Photo: Damilare Okunola
Kazeem Ugbodaga, Simon Ateba & Abiodun Onafuye/Abeokuta Ahead Saturday’s Presidential election, Lagos State Governor, Babatunde Fashola has appealed to Lagosians to turnout massively and vote for change, while urging them to shun violence.
General Muhammadu Buhari Presidential candidate of the APC, Muhammadu Buhari, has called on his party’s supporters to shun violence during and after the elections.
Cyriacus Izuekwe As Nigerians prepare for the presidential election coming up on Saturday, residents of Lagos State, western Nigeria, have started to stock-pile food items in their homes.
Kazeem Ugbodaga Lagos State Governor, Babatunde Fashola has challenged President Goodluck Jonathan to stop his wife, Patience, from making hate speeches capable of causing violence across the country.
The Human rights commissions have disclosed that over 58 people have been killed in the run-up to Nigeria’s 2015 general election with hate speech” between rival camps threatening to spark further unrest”. TheNewsNigeria report.
At least 55 people have been killed in political violence across 22 states of Nigeria before the general 2015 elections, TheCable reports. There are worries that there may be underreporting of the death toll, with the killings taking place in all of Nigeria’s six geo-political zones.
This video is so heartwarming. An Italian news organization Fanpage.it introduced a series of little boys, aged 7 to 11, to a girl for the first time.
Yet another incident of violence against black kids has occurred in New York. In a video posted on Facebook, three cops hold a boy against the car while a plainclothes officer runs up and punches the child.