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April 18, 2018 5:54 AM Amnesty International reacts to police, Shiites’ clash in Abuja

The Amnesty International has condemned the reaction of the police to the protests by members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) otherwise known as Shi’ites. However, in a statement signed by the Director, Amnesty International Nigeria, Osai Ojigho, the organisation said the crackdown on unarmed protesters put lives at risk. Amnesty International 15

April 11, 2018 7:01 PM Champions League: Guardiola, Liverpool charged by UEFA

UEFA have charged Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola, with two disciplinary offences after he was sent to the stands during Tuesday’s 2-1 defeat to Liverpool. Guardiola faces a first charge for his protests to the decision to rule out Leroy Sane’s effort for offside late in the first half, despite the ball having come to him off a Liverpool player 21

April 6, 2018 4:40 AM UNIOSUN Crisis: NASU Protests As House Invites VC

The Non-Academic Staff Union of the Osun state university under the aegis of Joint Action Committees has called for the removal of the University’s vice chancellor, Professor Labo Popoola. The staff demanded this at a protest where the vice chancellor was accused of selected payment and breach of the peace accord brokered by the State House of Assembly 28

March 19, 2018 8:34 AM Myanmar’s Suu Kyi ‘unwell’, scraps Australia public appearance

Myanmar’s de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi, on Monday, pulled out of a public speech and question-and-answer session in Sydney because she was “not feeling well”, the event’s organisers said. Suu Kyi has been under fire internationally for her public silence about a military crackdown in Myanmar’s Rakhine state that has seen nearly 700,000 of the Muslim 23

March 9, 2018 8:59 AM Gov. El-Rufai a chameleon, embarrassment to public office – Organized Labour

The Organised Labour, yesterday, described the Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai as an embarrassment to public office in Nigeria. General Secretary of Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, Dr. Peter Ozo-Eso said this as a reaction to El-Rufai’s call for very low minimum wage for Nigerian civil servants. Ozo-Eso said the Congress was not surprised 24

March 9, 2018 8:06 AM Ahiara Diocese: Most Revd Lucius Ugorji finally takes charge

The new Apostolic Administrator of Ahiara Diocese of the Catholic Church, in Mbaise, Imo State, Most Revd Lucius Ugorji, will formally assume duty on Saturday. Also, the Bishop would meet with priests in the diocese and the laity the same day. Okpaleke quit the position after a protracted crisis that rocked the diocese for about six years. Rev. Fr. Chris 21

February 23, 2018 7:17 PM US finally announces date to move embassy to Jerusalem

The United States of America has finally announced the date it would relocate its embassy to Jerusalem. US said its embassy in Jerusalem would open in May 2018, to coincide with the 70th anniversary of Israel’s declaration of independence. According to Aljezera, president Donald Trump’s administration officials told the Associated Press news agency that Congress 23

January 23, 2018 8:01 AM Qaeda leader calls for killing of Jews, Americans over Jerusalem

A senior Al-Qaeda leader has called on Muslims “everywhere” to rise up and kill Jews and Americans in response to US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. In a video released Monday, Khalid Batarfi said Trump’s decision was “a declaration of a new Jewish-Crusader war” and every Muslim had a duty to “liberate” the holy city, the SITE Intelligence 22

January 17, 2018 10:12 AM Pope Francis In Tears Over Sexual Abuse Scandal In Chile

Spokesman Greg Burke has reported that Pope Francis wept bitterly as he met with victims of child molestation and abuse by priests in Chile on Tuesday. The private meeting took place during a packed first day of the pontiff’s week long trip to South America where he will also visit Peru. It was only the second time on his overseas trips that the Pope has met victims 22

December 19, 2017 1:07 PM EFCC arrests Innoson Motors CEO, Innocent Chukwuma

The Chief Executive Officer, CEO, of Innoson Group, Innocent Chukwuma, has been arrested by the operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. The development was made public in a series of tweets on Tuesday by the indigenous automobile company, where it disclosed that its CEO was arrested without prior invitation. Innoson accused 48