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PICS: Wits protest turns violent, again

by www.iol.co.za

Protesting students at the University of Witswatersrant have once again clashed with the police.


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Below is a roundup of major events on Saturday, 27 May:
The Great Seven (G7), that is the United States, UK, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, and Japan, condemn and do not recognize the illegal annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea by Russia, according to a
The passenger train bound from Kyiv to Kamyanets-Podilskyi on Saturday, May 26, collided with a cargo train while the latter sat idle at a railway station.
Shinzo Abe compared the threat of the DPRK with the "epidemic that will spread if it is not treated"
More that 300 residents of Ijora Community in Lagos benefited from a free medical service organised by the Nigerian Navy on Saturday. The News Agency of Nigeria reports the free treatment was part of
The French leader expressed readiness to cooperate with Russia on the Syrian issue
The leaders of Russia and Turkey expressed readiness to increase coordination of efforts on this topic at various levels
Gbenga Odogun, Lokoja A serving corps member in Kogi State, Miss Oyebimpe Olofin, has paid the school fees of 30 students and distributed over 180 books, including writing materials to some schools in
Adelani Adepegba and Olufemi Atoyebi The Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima, has asked Nigerians to disregard the rumours of a coup, stating that there would be no military putsch in the country
Prior to this, according to G7 leaders, Moscow should use its influence in a positive manner
John Charles, Makurdi Barely three days after the Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, signed the anti-kidnapping bill into law, operatives of the state police command on Friday stormed a kidnappers’ h
Friday Olokor, Jos The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps has said that it would deploy more personnel from Nasarawa, Bauchi and Kaduna states to assist in checking violence in some flash point
Umar Muhammed, Lafia The Nasarawa State House of Assembly has called on Nigerians to resist any attempt by military officers to overthrow the government of President Muhammadu Buhari. Speaker of the A
Leke Baiyewu, Abuja President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki; and his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu, have called on Muslim faithful and all Nigerians to dedicate the Ramadan period to offer prayers for the ful
Adeniyi Olugbemi, Sokoto The Sokoto State Government on Friday assisted victims of various fire disasters in the city with about N169m. Governor Aminu Tambuwal also unveiled 10 new firefighting trucks
The G7 leaders also called on Pyongyang to abandon the testing of nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles
Mudiaga Affe, Calabar A Non-Governmental Organisation, Save the Children International, has enrolled 4, 232 vulnerable pupils for education, health and economic support in two local government areas o
Ihuoma Chiedozie, Enugu The Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, on Saturday, raised the alarm over the directive issued to policemen by the Inspector General of Police, Ib
Gbenga Odogun, Lokoja A civil servant in Kogi State, Mrs. Husenat Mohammed, has returned a sum of N1.7m wrongly paid into her account. Mohammed, an accountant with the state’s Teaching Service Commiss
With trouble facing him back home, US President Donald Trump ended his nine-day overseas journey in dramatic fashion
Tony Okafor, Awka The Indigenous People of Biafra on Friday condemned the continued detention of the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Capital Oil and Gas, Ifeanyi Ubah. The group vowed to unlea
Olaleye Aluko, Abuja As parts of activities to mark the Democracy Day celebrations and the Navy anniversary, the Nigerian Navy has said it would open its ships across all naval bases to people, seekin
A G7 protest in Taormina, Italy resulted in violent clashes with the police, who were seen firing tear gas at protesters. Read Full Article at RT.com
Ovie Okpare, Warri A seven-year-old female musical artiste, Iveose Ifoma, popularly known as Little Wonder, has described music sensation duo of Davido and Tiwa Savage as her musical idols saying she
The Great Seven believes the full implementation of the Minsk Agreements is the only path to lead to reach a solution to the Ukraine crisis, according to a communique signed following a G7 summit in I
Philippines military helicopters fired guided rockets at positions of an Islamist rebel group in the besieged southern city of Marawi, apparently marking the first time the government h
Ranks of the Guyana Police Force conducted a drug eradication exercise in Wisroc, Linden between 16:30-18:00hrs yesterday, during which several acres of cultivated cannabis, with an estimated five tho
The heavy-handed arrest and detention by Moscow police of a 10-year-old boy who had touched passersby by reading poetry on the street shocked Russians on Saturday. Officers were shown bundling the scr
The suspect in the deadly Manchester concert bombing was driven by what he saw as unjust treatment of Arabs in Britain, a relative has said, confirming he made a final phone call in which he pleaded:
Simon Utebor, Yenagoa The Nigerian Navy on Saturday advised the people of the Niger Delta to desist from illegal activities such as piracy, vandalism, kidnapping, oil-related theft and other criminal
Police ranks  acting on intelligence conducted a search on a house at Duncan Street, Campbellville between 18:30-21:00hrs yesterday and found the following: Ø 11.4kg of Cannabis. The post Duncan St co
Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine Arsen Avakov says that after the law enforcers launched a large-scale raid to detain 23 former tax officials, they have been receiving threats and calls from Mo
The Minister of Federal Capital Territory, Malam Muhammed Bello, said on Saturday that the Federal Government has approved $470m for the execution of the Greater Abuja Water project in Abuja. Bello ma
United Airlines has issued yet another public apology for mistreating a customer. This time, the airline said sorry to a gay father accused of having his hand “too close” to his son's g

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