Cleric Advises Religious Leaders To Preach Peace, Not Violence

Cleric Advised Religious Leaders To Preach Peace NAN, Abuja; Pastor Sanya Olufemi of Glory of Christ Assembly Fate, Ilorin, has advised religious leaders to preach peace and not violence to their members. Olufemi gave the advice on Tuesday in Ilorin when speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). According to him, religious organisations have…

VIDEO:Violence Erupts At A Pro-Trump Rally In California

Violence erupted at a Make America Great Again rally in Huntington Beach on Saturday after a protester opposed to President Trump allegedly doused a female organizer of the event with pepper spray, sparking a brawl that ended with several arrests. A group of flag-waving Trump supporters tackled the man with the pepper spray, who was……

DPO Hospitalized after Being Beat up By Female Banker

The Divisional Police Officer, DPO of Ebute-Ero division, Lagos SP Sina Olunlade has been hospitalized after been attacked and brutalized by Adaobi Obi, a banker in Lagos. The incident happened in front of the United Bank for Africa, UBA headquarters in Marina Lagos where Olunlade went to perform his official duty. Olunlade was badly injured……

Police Recover One Hundred and Eleven Million Naira (N111,000,000) in Rivers State

Edino Justice, Abuja: Police Joint Investigation Panel into Rivers state re-run election violence says it has recovered one hundred and eleven million naira (N111,000,000) from indicted Electoral Officers, Security Agents and Politicians. Chairman of the Panel, Deputy Commissioner of Police, Damain Okoro stated this while presenting their findings to the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim…

BRAZIL: 30 inmates feared dead in another outbreak of prison violence

A fresh outbreak of prison violence which occurred late Saturday in one of the overcrowded facilities in the northeastern region of Brazil has claimed the lives of at least 30 inmates. According to a source who pleaded anonymity because forensic work is still under way, about a dozen inmates in the Alcacuz prison located in…

Domestic violence on women should be checked- Lawyers

domestic violence Some Lagos based lawyers have stressed the need for adequate measures to be put in place to check the spate of domestic violence in the society. The lawyers said in Lagos on Friday that the weight of domestic violence in the society was far-reaching, and called for a proper remedy of the situation….

Violence, killings characterise Rivers Rerun

The Independent National Electoral Commission today conducted the rescheduled National Assembly and State House rerun and supplementary elections in Rivers State. And as many had expected, following inciting speeches leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and threats by Governor Nyesom Wike, the election witnessed a number ugly events in the different LGs where polls…

Scores killed in deadly escalation of violence in Eastern Congo

No less than 30 lives were claimed in an apparent escalation of deadly violence between two rival groups that has flared repeatedly this year. An ethnic Nande militia in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo killed about 30 civilians, mostly Hutus, on Sunday morning, local sources said. Joy Bokele, territorial administrator in North Kivu province’s Lubero…

Lagos sets to stage Ewuro drama to tackle violence against women

L-R: Project Coordinator, Ewuro Project, Mr. Ayoola Jolayemi; Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Women Affairs & Poverty Alleviation (WAPA), Mrs. Folasade Adesoye; Commissioner for WAPA, Hon. Lola Akande; Producer of Ewuro, Mr. Tim Godferey; Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr. Habib Aruna and Director, Child Development Department, Ministry of WAPA, Mrs. Alaba Fadairo during a…

30 killed in CAR violence

Muslim men organized in militias with machetes rough up a Christian man while checking him for weapons in the Miskine neighbourhood of Bangui, Central African Republic The UN mission to Central African Republic on Thursday said that about 30 people were killed when UN peacekeepers clashed with members of the largely Muslim Seleka rebel group….

  Assisi: In the spirit of religious dialogue and tolerance

A cross-section of delegates at the inter-religious peace meeting in Assisi, Italy Between September 18 and 20, the community Sant’Egidio hosted religious leaders from across different faiths in Assisi, Italy, for a 3-day inter-religious peace meeting, aimed at achieving peaceful coexistence in the world             By Adam Alqali The world is today grappling with several…