#EndSARS: Read President Muhammadu Buhari’s adress to the nation

SPEECH PRESENTED BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA ON THE ENDSARS PROTESTS, 22ND OCTOBER, 2020 Fellow Nigerians, It has become necessary for me to address you having heard from many concerned Nigerians and having concluded a meeting with all the Security Chiefs. I must warn those who have hijacked … Continue reading #EndSARS: Read President Muhammadu Buhari’s adress to the nation

Advice to #EndSARS protesters

MY ADVICE TO THE PROTESTERS -Dr. Doyin Okupe. Our dear gallant youths, you have done well and virtually the whole nation is proud of you. You have accomplished much and you must gain maximally from this unprecedented national achievement. You really have #sorosoke with no disguise. I want to particularly ask you to note that … Continue reading Advice to #EndSARS protesters

Carrie Lam: Foreign governments should stop interfering in Hong Kong’s affairs

Carrie Lam, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Chief Executive, has asked police and protesters to embrace peace. "On the rally that happened on December the 8th, in general, it [was] peaceful and orderly,"  Lam told reporters on Tuesday, noting that the government respects people's rights to free and peaceful assembly. "Unfortunately, we still [saw] … Continue reading Carrie Lam: Foreign governments should stop interfering in Hong Kong’s affairs

What China can do to Hong Kong after 2047

In light of the recent violence, deaths and prolonged protests in Hong Kong, the legal aspect of "One Country, Two Systems" will eventually favor China -- but, can the long awaited victory over Hong Kong wait until 2047? What happens to Hong Kong will largely depend on how China develops. The baseline scenario is that … Continue reading What China can do to Hong Kong after 2047

Violence in Hong Kong takes an ugly turn

A number of protesters in Hong Kong have accidentally caught fire after throwing petrol bombs and molotov cocktails at police and security forces. Terrible scenes have been captured on video and mobile phones of demonstrators engulfed in flames, with other protesters desperately trying to extinguish the flames and help their fellow protesters. There has been … Continue reading Violence in Hong Kong takes an ugly turn

Hong Kong economy worst since the global financial crisis

Government data released on Friday shows Hong Kong is now officially in recession. For the first time in 10 years, the economy of the dynamic independent province of China, is retreating. Plagued by violent protests and a searing trade war between China and the United States, Hong Kong has put in its worst quarter in … Continue reading Hong Kong economy worst since the global financial crisis

What climate change activists did to the UK government

Police were nowhere around to stop the “madness” as climate change protesters launched bloody attack on the UK government building. In seeming retaliatory act, climate activists sprayed 400 gallons of fake blood on the British government building to highlight the damage humans are causing to the world, Mail Online confirmed. Out-of-commission fire engines were used … Continue reading What climate change activists did to the UK government

Would you rather join the climate change strike?

Millions of people are taking to the streets across the world in what could be the largest climate protest in history. Some of Friday’s first protests were held in Australia, where an estimated 300,000 people gathered at more than 100 rallies calling for action to guard against climate change, with further demonstrations held across parts … Continue reading Would you rather join the climate change strike?

China explains the problem with Hong Kong, says it’s not about human rights

China said the comments made by EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini confuses right and wrong, and is an example of interfering in China's internal affairs, a spokesperson for the Office of the Commissioner of the Chinese Foreign Ministry in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) said in a statement on Saturday. The spokesperson said the Hong Kong … Continue reading China explains the problem with Hong Kong, says it’s not about human rights

Hong Kong lawyers seeking proof of US involvement in riots

Hong Kong Legal Exchange Foundation will propose an application to United Nations (UN) to investigate whether the U.S. is involved in Hong Kong’s recent riots, seniors of the foundation announced Friday at a press conference in Hong Kong. The foundation – as an ex parte applicant – applied for UN’s fact-finding inquires of U.S. institutions and … Continue reading Hong Kong lawyers seeking proof of US involvement in riots