Freed Nigerian Schoolboys Welcomed Home

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Freed Nigerian Schoolboys Welcomed Home” – below is their description. More than 300 Nigerian schoolboys, who were freed after they were kidnapped last week in an attack on their school met with Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Katsina state. The boys were abducted on the … Read more Freed Nigerian Schoolboys Welcomed Home

Freed Nigerian Schoolboys Doze Off Waiting to Meet President Muhammadu Buhari

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Freed Nigerian Schoolboys Doze Off Waiting to Meet President Muhammadu Buhari” – below is their description. More than 300 Nigerian schoolboys, freed after being kidnapped last week in an attack on their school, were on Friday kept waiting in a hall in Katsina state for the arrival … Read more Freed Nigerian Schoolboys Doze Off Waiting to Meet President Muhammadu Buhari

Boko Horam claims kidnapping of more than 300 Nigeria schoolboys | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Boko Horam claims kidnapping of more than 300 Nigeria schoolboys | DW News” – below is their description. In his voice message, Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau said his militia was behind Friday’s nighttime kidnapping of more than 300 schoolboys, online newspaper The Daily Nigerian reported on Tuesday. … Read more Boko Horam claims kidnapping of more than 300 Nigeria schoolboys | DW News

Tensions mount in Guinea ahead of final election results

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Tensions mount in Guinea ahead of final election results” – below is their description. Protesters are dispersed as tensions  mount in Guinea ahead of the final results of the country’s presidential election.Nigerian President Muhammdu Buhari admits “many lives have been lost” in recent protests against police brutality.And … Read more Tensions mount in Guinea ahead of final election results

Breakingviews TV: Crude style

Reuters published this video item, entitled “Breakingviews TV: Crude style” – below is their description. Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari’s iron-fist approach to protests could backfire and the economy could suffer if unrest spreads to the oil-producing Niger Delta, Ed Cropley says. Reuters YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. … Read more Breakingviews TV: Crude style

Looting, gunfire break out in Lagos as anti-police protests rage on

Global News published this video item, entitled “Looting, gunfire break out in Lagos as anti-police protests rage on” – below is their description. Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari is appealing for calm as violent anti-police protests continue in the country, with looting and gunfire breaking out in Lagos today. Anger is building after the shooting deaths … Read more Looting, gunfire break out in Lagos as anti-police protests rage on

Nigerian President Calls on Youth to End Protests Against Police Brutality

Bloomberg QuickTake: Now published this video item, entitled “Nigerian President Calls on Youth to End Protests Against Police Brutality” – below is their description. Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday addressed the nation about the unrest that has gripped the country, but without mentioning the shootings of peaceful protesters at Lekki toll plaza earlier this … Read more Nigerian President Calls on Youth to End Protests Against Police Brutality

Shootings in Nigeria spur more anti-police rallies

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Shootings in Nigeria spur more anti-police rallies” – below is their description. For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video Nigerian President Muhamadu Buhari has appealed for calm after security forces allegedly killed 12 people as they fired on peaceful protesters in Lagos. The incident has sparked demonstrations in cities including London, Berlin and … Read more Shootings in Nigeria spur more anti-police rallies

UN Chief Welcomes Pope Francis’ Support for Same-Sex Civil Unions

Bloomberg QuickTake: Now published this video item, entitled “UN Chief Welcomes Pope Francis’ Support for Same-Sex Civil Unions” – below is their description. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres welcomed Pope Francis’ decision to endorse same-sex civil unions. Antonio Guterres told The Associated Press on Wednesday that the Pope’s decision is “extremely welcome from our perspective,” saying … Read more UN Chief Welcomes Pope Francis’ Support for Same-Sex Civil Unions

Nigerians take to the streets by the thousands to protest police brutality, call for reform

Global News published this video item, entitled “Nigerians take to the streets by the thousands to protest police brutality, call for reform” – below is their description. Thousands of Nigerians have taken to the streets of Lagos and other cities over the past week to protest police brutality. The protests have continued despite the dissolution … Read more Nigerians take to the streets by the thousands to protest police brutality, call for reform

Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari on closure of controversial Sars police unit

Guardian News published this video item, entitled “Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari on closure of controversial Sars police unit” – below is their description. Nigeria’s government has dissolved an infamous police unit plagued with allegations of extrajudicial killings and abuse after days of protests against police brutality. A wave of outrage had been fuelled over the last … Read more Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari on closure of controversial Sars police unit

Nigerian president calls for release of Mali’s Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday called for Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta, Mali’s embattled president, to be immediately released following a military coup in the West African country. Buhari made the comments during a virtual meeting of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS). “Nigeria believes that President Keïta and all other detainees should be … Read more Nigerian president calls for release of Mali’s Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta

Appeal to fight COVID-19 & other topics – Daily Briefing

Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Humanitarian Appeal – Mali – Bolivia – Sustainable Development – Poverty – Iraq – Yemen – Cabo Verde – South Sudan – Sudan – SD Congo – Latin America – Food Security – Financial Contribution HUMANITARIAN APPEAL Later today, the UN Office for the … Read more Appeal to fight COVID-19 & other topics – Daily Briefing

Nigeria: 21 Candidates to Contest Presidential Election on 9th April 2011

21 candidates have been confirmed for the Presidential elections in Nigeria, set for 9th April 2011. The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Professor Attahiru Jega, also announced that four parties would be represented in every constituency for the General Elections. These are: Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN); All Nigeria Peoples Party (ANPP); Congress … Read more Nigeria: 21 Candidates to Contest Presidential Election on 9th April 2011