Sunday, October 21, 2018
Subscription Centre
Receive our free e-newsletter.
Click here for more information

protesters - News Archive

Search Keyword protesters Total: 10 results found.

Search Result

  1. Comoros authorities sign pact to end standoff on island

    Category: Governance/Governance

    Five days of clashes between protesters and police in Comoros’ Anjouan island have subsided after the national government, local authorities and the Anjouan capital Mutsamudu signed an accord aimed at ...
    Friday, 19 October 2018
  2. Two killed in Comoros

    Category: Security/Human Security

    Troops shot and killed two “criminals” in clashes on Comoros’ Anjouan island, a government official said, amid a wave of unrest against constitutional changes. Protesters barricaded roads on Anjouan, ...
    Thursday, 18 October 2018
  3. Protests and riots in South Africa hit record high

    Category: Governance/Governance

    ... Municipal IQ showed, surpassing the previous record for a full calendar year of 191 in 2014, when Jacob Zuma was in power. The riots typically see protesters blocking roads with burning debris, hurling ...
    Thursday, 18 October 2018
  4. Egyptian court upholds three death sentences

    Category: Security/Human Security

    ... 75 were sentenced to death over a 2013 sit-in which ended with security forces killing hundreds of protesters.   ...
    Monday, 15 October 2018
  5. Death sentences for Egyptian church bombings

    Category: Security/Civil Security

    ... to death last month over a 2013 sit-in which ended with security forces killing hundreds of protesters. Amnesty International said in a statement the cases should be retried in a civilian court in ...
    Friday, 12 October 2018
  6. Protests against new tax in Zimbabwe banned

    Category: Security/Civil Security

    ... said “the cholera outbreak is not yet over, particularly in Harare” and warned potential protesters“if anything turns nasty those organising the demonstrations will be held responsible.” ZCTU president ...
    Wednesday, 10 October 2018
  7. Ethiopia PM pushes for unity

    Category: Governance/Governance

    ... to overhaul the security services. The reforms have not stopped ethnically-charged violence that escalated since he was named premier - including in his own native Oromiya region where protesters ...
    Thursday, 04 October 2018
  8. Court orders retrial of Muslim Brotherhood leader

    Category: Security/Human Security

    ... protesters” in exchange for money and supplying weapons. Two other defendants were charged with aggravated battery leading to deaths or disfigurement and possession of weapons, MENA reported.  ...
    Monday, 01 October 2018
  9. Liberians take to the streets over missing millions

    Category: Security/Civil Security

    ... the president. On Monrovia’s streets on Monday, protesters chanted: “George Weah, act now. We didn’t elect you to steal.” Weah’s predecessor, Nobel Peace Prize winning Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, ...
    Tuesday, 25 September 2018
  10. Sudan economy unravelling

    Category: Security/National Security

    ... banking system — as it did a year ago. There are intermittent shortages of fuel and food, and the scrapping of bread subsidies in January, doubling the price, drew hundreds of protesters onto the streets. ...
    Monday, 17 September 2018

Company News