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Health workers protest controversial law in Bolivia despite pandemic

dpa/GNA - Health workers in Bolivia have taken to the streets against a controversial law in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic and...

Thousands turn out to protest in Myanmar despite fears of crackdown

dpa/GNA - Protests sparked by Myanmar's recent coup grew to their largest size yet on Wednesday, as hundreds of thousands of people flooded...
Demonstrators protesting the Czech government's restrictions shout slogans, as the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues, at the Old Town Square in Prague, Czech Republic January 10, 2021. REUTERS/David W Cerny reuters_tickers

Several thousand protest pandemic restrictions in Prague

dpa/GNA - Several thousand demonstrators gathered at Prague's Old Town Square on Sunday to protest against recently extended government restrictions designed to contain...

Submit totally to Christ, Christians told

Reverend S.M.E.K Sevor, the District Pastor for the Global Evangelical Church, Ablekuma Fan Milk, in Accra, has asked Christians to submit themselves totally to...

8 killed during protest in Sudan’s Kassala State

The Sudanese government on Thursday announced that eight people were killed during a protest in the eastern Sudan's Kassala State. "Clashes took place on Thursday...
Belarusians Protest

Belarusians defy security forces in 8th consecutive weekend protest

Despite large numbers of security forces, more than 100,000 demonstrators took to the streets of Belarus for the eighth weekend in a row on...
A Belgian protester shakes hands with a police officer during a protest against planned pension reforms in downtown Brussels, Belgium, Nov. 15, 2016. (Xinhua/Ye Pingfan) (zw)

Two U.S. police officers shot in protest over black woman’s death

Two U.S. police officers have been shot and wounded in Louisville, Kentucky, during protests over black woman Breonna Taylor's death.
Aggrieved Customers

Aggrieved customers of Gold Coast Fund Management on street protest

Aggrieved customers of Black Shield Capital, formerly Gold Coast Fund Management (GCFM), on Wednesday took to the streets in protest of delays in payment...
Protesters display placards in support of the 'Black Lives Matter' movement outside the United States Embassy in Nairobi, capital of Kenya, June 9, 2020. The death of George Floyd, an African-American man who was killed by police during an arrest in Minneapolis, United States, sparked worldwide protests calling for an end to police brutality and racism. (Xinhua/Joy Nyabukewa)

Massive crowds descend on Washington, D.C. to protest police brutality, racism

Massive crowds descended on Washington, D.C. on Friday to protest police brutality and racism. A series of speakers addressed thousands of...

Here is my prose of solidarity to women on the front line of protest...

Although I am appalled by what seems to me the rising rape culture in my homeland, the daring courage of the forces against the...
Sierra Leone

Death toll increases to 5 following protest in Sierra Leone

Authorities in the northern city of Makeni in Sierra Leone report that the death toll has increased to five in a protest by youths...
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Egypt’s top prosecutor orders investigation into protest of COVID-19 victim’s burial

Egyptian Public Prosecutor Hamada al-Sawy on Saturday ordered an investigation after citizens attempted to prevent the burial of a doctor who died from COVID-19,...

Ex-President Rawlings offers Gh¢25,000.00 ransom

Former President Jerry John Rawlings, has offered a ransom of GH¢25,000.00 to anyone who provides reliable information leading to the arrest of the attackers...
Israeli-occupied Palestinian

Hundreds of Tunisians rally in protest of U.S. Mideast peace plan

Hundreds of Tunisians on Wednesday marched in the center of the capital Tunis in protest of the newly unveiled U.S. Middle East peace plan,...
Palestinian leaders have rejected the plan as an attempt by the US and Israel to 'finish off the Palestinian cause' [Mohammed Salem/Reuters]

Palestinians rally in Gaza in protest against U.S. Mideast peace plan

Thousands of Palestinians rallied in Gaza in protest against the U.S. Middle East peace plan on Tuesday ahead of the release of the plan...
Biometric Voter Registration

Massive crowds protest proposed new voters register in Ghana

A huge crowd of Ghanaians took to the streets in the Northern regional capital Tamale (620 kilometers north of the capital) on Saturday to...

Zimbabwe senior doctors protest against collapse of public health system

Senior doctors at Zimbabwe's public hospitals on Wednesday marched through the streets of the capital Harare protesting against the deterioration of the country's public...

UNHCR urges peaceful resolution of protest in its Pretoria compound

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Thursday urged a peaceful resolution of protest in its Pretoria compound. This came...

Accra Mall tenants close shops in protest over exorbitant rent.

The ACCA Mall Tenants Association has temporarily closed down shops to embark on one-day protest between the hours of 8am to 1pm against the...

National Council of Zongo Chiefs declare support for protest ‘hijabismyidentity’ walk

The National Council of Zongo Chiefs, under the leadership of Chief Alhaji Abdul Kadir Tahir, has declared its support for the ‘hijabismyidentity’ peaceful walk...

Kenyan Athletes Protests Over Unpaid Allowances by Blocking Roads

Kenyan athletes returning home from international competition staged a sit-in and blocked busy roads in Nairobi on Thursday to demand payment of their stipends...

Man Sets School Bus Ablaze in Protests refugee deaths

An Italian man of Senegalese origins was arrested Wednesday after he hijacked and set fire to a school bus carrying 51 children to protest...

French prison guard complains of unsafe working condition following an assault

Hundreds of prison guards on Wednesday blocked access to several security facilities in French cities to protest unsecure working conditions, a day after a...

Lebanese Protests to Drive Home Their Demand for Civil Marriage Law

Tens of Lebanese citizens protested on Saturday near the Interior Ministry in Beirut, demanding for a law that allows civil marriage in Lebanon. "We...

Regional truck drivers protest at Uganda-South Sudan border

More than 200 truck drivers from the East African region have parked their vehicles at the Uganda-South Sudan border protesting the killing of their...
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Madagascar: criminalizing the right to protest is wrong

Amid escalating tensions following the Malagasy government’s reiteration of a ban on political protests, Amnesty International’s Regional Director for Southern Africa Deprose Muchena said: ...
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Killings: ESOCS Church protest against killings, bloodshed across Nigeria

Members of the Eternal Sacred Order of the Cherubim and Seraphim (ESOCS), Yewa Provincial Headquarters, Ilaro, Ogun State today stage a protest against killings...
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Tamale NDC protest against Ghana military-cooperation deal

Scores of people hit the streets in Tamale on Saturday to express opposition to the military cooperation agreement signed between Ghana and the United...

Indian PM and colleagues protest against parliament disruptions

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will observe a day-long fast along with other lawmakers of his ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday to protest...

Environmental CSOs Rise Against Poland’s Protest at COP24

Civil society organisations (CSOs) and allies have expressed concern over the passage of a Bill in Poland that will prevent environmental rights defenders to...