Residents Protests As Trailer Kills 4 In Ikorodu

Protest rocked the Ikorodu area of Lagos State on Friday after a trailer crushed four persons to death. There was pandemonium in the area on Friday as aggrieved residents stormed the streets to protest after a trailer crushed four persons to death in the area. It was gathered that the victims were crushed to death […]

Hundreds Of FUNAAB Students Protest Following Abduction Of Colleague

Hundreds of students of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), on Monday, protested the abduction of their colleague. The students took their protest to the Ogun State secretariat of the Nigeria Union of Journalists in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital. The placard-carrying students held the protest as the institution’s main gate with various inscriptions […]

Peace Restored In FCT Following Hijacked Protest

The Police Command in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) says it has restored peace in Kabusa Community after a violent protest by some residents. The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in the FCT, ASP Mariam Yusuf, disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday in Abuja. She said that the protest followed agitation by some residents […]

We Are Here, Come Arrest Me — NLC President Dares Governor El-Rufai

President of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), Ayuba Wabba, who is currently leading the protest against a plan by the Kaduna State government to sack many workers, has challenged Governor Nasir El-Rufai to arrest him. The governor, on Tuesday, declared Wabba and other NLC officials wanted for alleged sabotage. “KADUNA UPDATE: Ayuba Wabba & others […]

Disregard Whatever El-Rufai Says — NLC Tells Workers

Nigeria Labour Congress Kaduna State Council has directed workers to disregard the government’s circular against the five days warning strike begin this Monday. The State Secretary of the council, Comrade Christiana John Bawa made the call in a press release distributed to journalists in Kaduna. Comrade Christiana John Bawa said no any employer of state […]

Abuja Shaken By Okada Riders, See Why

There was anxiety near St. Mary Catholic Church along Nyanya-Karshi Road in Abuja on Sunday, as some motorcyclists popularly known as Okada riders, stormed the area to protest the alleged incessant killing of colleagues and stealing of their motorcycles. As gathered, the incident was confirmed by the Police Public Relations Officer in the Federal Capital […]

LAUTECH: Students Protest Over Death Of Final-Year Student

Students of the Ladoke Akinola University of Technology (LAUTECH) Ogbomoso, Oyo State, on Friday, shut down activities at the institution in protest of the death of a final-year student of the university, Asefon Nifemi Benard. It was gathered that the final-year student of the Department of Animal Nutrition and Biotechnology died after falling into a […]

BREAKING: Angry Youths Leaves Motorists Frustrated As They Block Abuja Bridge

Whether this is a replica of the yet-to-be-forgotten EndSARS Protest, it is not known yet.   However, Gistongist gathered that some groups of youths, have blocked Dantata bridge in Abuja with a very wide protest.   The popular Bridge which leads to Abuja airport, grounded all vehicular movements and other activities in the area.   […]

States Where Children Are Abducted Should Shut Down In Protests – Soyinka

Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has on Saturday, called for states where children are kidnapped to be shut down in protests. He also advised that neighbouring states join in such protests by shutting down as well in solidarity. Soyinka spoke after an award lecture and presentation of his new book, ‘Chronicles of the happiest people […]

Truck Drivers Protests As Soldier Kills Fellow Over 200 Naira

The road leading to the airport in Port Harcourt, Rivers state capital have been blocked by some truck drivers in protest against the alleged killing of their colleague by soldier over N200.   The aggrieved truck drivers said the incident occurred on Friday night, February 19.   The truck drivers who recalled how they joined […]