20 Apr 2021
A panel of inquiry has been inaugurated by the Gombe state government to investigate the cause of the violent protest in Billiri town and make recommendations to the government.
30 Mar 2021
Security forces shoot at protesters in the capital of Myanmar's Kachin State, Myitkyina, as protesters throw Molotov cocktails at them. Myanmar's security forces have killed nearly 90 people across the country according to a local monitoring group on the same day as the junta celebrates Armed Forces Day with a parade in Naypyidaw.
23 Mar 2021
A demonstration against a new policing bill turns violent in Bristol, southwest England, after angry protesters attacked a police station and set vehicles alight. The government's proposed "Police and Crime Bill" would grant the police greater powers to crack down on disruptive protests
31 Jan 2021
Unrest spread across Tunisia after the government imposed an anti-virus lockdown amid economic hardship. Many Tunisians are frustrated by the lack of political reforms a decade after the Arab Spring.
7 Jan 2021
The armed conflict in the Central African Republic is heating up after the elections. Rebels took control of the city of Bangassou over the weekend. The government accuses former President Bozize of plotting a coup.
7 Dec 2020
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EndSARS protests turn violent in Osun, Abuja, World Bank backs FG on petrol subsidy removal and more
9 Oct 2020
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30 Mar 2020
The latest German government figures give an indication of the scale of violent Islamophobia in the country. While the numbers have remained steady, one Bundestag MP called the situation "a ticking time bomb."
21 Nov 2019
Police knew Kogi, Bayelsa elections would be violent – IGP Adamu
4 Dec 2018
France has suspended a planned fuel tax hike which has sparked violent protests. In a televised address, the prime minister called for an end to violent protests, saying "no tax deserves to risk unity of the nation."
28 Jan 2018
AU Summit - Buhari discusses violent conflicts and crisis management in Africa.
13 Aug 2017
Kenya election - violent protests erupt over Kenyatta win.