Injuries reported after Dutch police fire warning shots at anti-lockdown protest

By Anna-Maja Rappard, Nada Bashir, Barbara von Bulow and Rob Picheta, At least two people were wounded after police in the Dutch city of Rotterdam fired warning shots during a protest over Covid-19 measures on Friday, the first of a handful of anti-lockdown protests planned across Europe this weekend. Rotterdam Police said the demonstration on Coolsingel, one of the […]

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UPDATED: Soludo wins Anambra governorship election

Former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria and candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, Prof Chukwuma Soludo, has been declared winner of the Anambra Governorship Election by the Independent National Electoral Commission. The Returning Officer of the Anambra Governorship Election, Prof Florence Obi, announced the result on Wednesday morning at the INEC office […]

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Malaysia and Singapore ease international travel restrictions in pivot to living with Covid

By Rhea Mogul, Oct 11, 2021 Singapore and Malaysia have each revealed plans to start reopening their borders as the Southeast Asian neighbors move away from their zero-Covid strategies toward living with the virus. Malaysian Prime Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob said Sunday the country would end its domestic and international travel restrictions for fully vaccinated […]

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ESN: How Ohanaeze, politicians betrayed Igbo youths – IPOB

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has cautioned security agents in the Southeast to stop “genocidal killings” of Igbo youths after tagging them operatives of the Eastern Security Network, ESN. IPOB claimed several Igbo youths have been killed by security agents due to the quest by political leaders and Ohanaeze Ndigbo’s quest for “political glory.” […]

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