[This Day] Abuja -The Togolese Government yesterday prevented the President of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), Comrade Ayuba Wabba, from travelling to that country for official assignment.
Lawyer, human rights defender detained since 2012 VIENNA, Feb 26, 2015 – The International Press Institute (IPI) today named as its 67thWorld Press Freedom Hero prominent Syrian lawyer and human rights defender Mazen Darwish, who has advocated for media freedom in his country for more than 10 years, and for the last three from behind […]
Jihadists linked to Islamic State have abducted hundreds of people in a town in northeastern Nigeria. Local militia say the armed group came with more than 20 trucks on Tuesday evening to take away the hostages. Security experts say the abduction sig…