Posts Tagged ‘Mass Protest’

Nationwide Protests As Boris Johnson Suspends UK Parliament

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 1, 2019
Hundreds of people blocked London’s normally busy Whitehall road on Saturday to protest Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s suspension of the British parliament. They gathered outside the gates protecting the prime minister’s London residence at 10 Downing Street and chanted “Boris Johnson, shame on you,” “Trump’s puppet, shame on you,” “Liar Johnson, shame on you,” the […]

Over 900 Chinese Social media accounts disabled over ‘deceptive tactics’

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 20, 2019
Facebook and Twitter announced Monday that they had disabled hundreds of accounts of related to a state-backed social media campaign that originated in mainland China, all of which looked to undermine protests in Hong Kong. Twitter said in a blog post that it had suspended 936 accounts that originated within China. In a similar blog […]

Oshiomhole slams Sowore for planning Revolution

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 7, 2019
Following the arrest, detention of Omoyele Sowore, the convener of the Global Coalition for Security and Democracy, and the clampdown of anti-government protesters last Monday, the National Chairman of governing All Progress Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has affirmed that Nigerians have the right to protest but must properly articulate their grievances. Briefing State House […]