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Protesters Nigeria

Nigerian army denies shooting during protests against police brutality in Lagos

The Nigerian Army on Wednesday denied allegations that soldiers had shot at peaceful protesters who gathered at a location in Lagos last week demanding...
Nigerian Youth Carry Endsars Banner

Mass Rebellion in Nigeria Sparked by Police Brutality

Oil-producing country and Africa’s most populous state impacted severely by economic crisis and the legacy of neo-colonialism A series of incidents involving the notorious Special...
President Muhammadu Buhari

69 killed in protests to end police brutality in Nigeria

A total of 69 people were killed during protests aimed at ending police brutality in Nigeria, a presidency source confirmed to Xinhua on Friday. Nigerian...

Nigerian president orders suspension of protests against police brutality

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday called on the youths protesting against police brutality to discontinue their demonstration and constructively engage the government in...
Antonio Guterres

UN chief calls for end to reported police brutality in Nigeria

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday called for an end to reported police brutality in Nigeria and asked for de-escalation, said his spokesman. ...
Protesters Nigeria

ECOWAS Commission expresses concern over Nigeria

The ECOWAS Commission, has expressed concern over demonstrations by Nigerian youth calling for police reform, particularly the abolition of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS)...
Police Brutality

Nigerians continue to protest against police brutality

Protesters peacefully keeping vigil in objection to police brutality across Nigeria on Friday held a night of remembrance for those whose lives were allegedly...
U S Protests

U.S. to mark July 4 amid widespread protests against racism, police brutality

The Fourth of July weekend is drawing near in the United States, but this year's Independence Day comes against an unusual backdrop, marked by...

Curfews imposed in about 40 U.S. cities as protests against police brutality spread

About 40 U.S. cities including Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Chicago and Washington D.C. have imposed curfews as protests against police brutality kept spreading for the...
Black Lives Matter - Toronto co-founder Sandy Hudson (centre) with Jordan Monroe (left) and Pascale Diverlus (right) outside Toronto police headquarters at a protest in 2016. Photo by Paige Gallette

Canadian protesters, officials denounce racial discrimination, police brutality

Several Canadian cities have seen protests, some of which involved elements of violence, following massive protests across the United States over the death of...
Jessica Opare-Saforo

Jessica Bemoans Police Brutality On 16-Year Old Girl

Jessica Opare-Saforo, co-host of the award-winning show, Celebrity Fanzone on GH One TV has condemned the Ghana Police for what she described as the...
A car burns as a crowd of more than 100 people gathers following the fatal shooting of a man in Milwaukee, Saturday, Aug. 13, 2016. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported that officers got in their cars to leave at one point, and some in the crowd started smashing a squad car's window, and another vehicle, pictured, was set on fire. The gathering occurred in the neighborhood where a Milwaukee officer shot and killed a man police say was armed hours earlier during a foot chase. (Calvin Mattheis/Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel via AP)

Demonstrations directed at Police brutality sends Milwaukee exploding

Once again another city in the United States is hit by racial unrest prompted by the brutal and lethal force of the police. This...

Widows protest against police brutality in kaduna

Clad in black attires the widows marched through a major highway in Kamazo area and also went to the house of the village head...

Why you are very important in this world

The system of covert depopulation cannot be changed from within because it was created by mutual...

The Reincarnation of Police Brutality in Liberia

Written by: Martin K. N. Kollie It is becoming very difficult to distinguish between the National Police Force of former President Charles Ghankay Taylor and...
Eric Garner

Police Brutality Continues Against Oppressed People

By AbayomiAzikiwe Editor, Pan-African News Wire Over the last several years a number of police departments with histories of using lethal force against oppressed peoples have...

U.S. Police Brutality, Racism Exposed

One day after Obama hosted leaders from across Africa, African Americans exploded in rebellion in Ferguson There have been a series of lawsuits filed against...

Redi Tlhabi delves into Police brutality on South 2 North this Friday

This Friday on Al Jazeera?s new global talk show?South 2 North, Redi Tlhabi interrogates police brutality with South African police commissioner Mangwashi Phiyega; Eldred...