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Cambodian activist bags 18 months imprisonment for insulting premier online

Local media reported on Friday that Cambodian opposition activist has been sentenced to 18 months in prison over Facebook posts deemed incendiary...

Thai activist arrested over social media post on European history

A Thai pro-democracy activist has been arrested and faces up to five years in prison over a Facebook post about European history,...

Independence: Climate activist calls for greener Nigeria

The Convener of Urban Tree Revival Team (UTRT), Ms Omobola Eko, on Tuesday urged Nigerians to be more environment friendly in their daily activities,...

Climate activist Greta Thunberg wins ‘alternative Nobel prize’

 Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg has been named as one of four winners of an award often called “the alternative Nobel prize.” Thunberg...

Gates foundation honours 16-year-old activist who refused child marriage

Miss Payal Jangid, a 16-year-old from India was on Tuesday honoured for her commitment towards advocating for education and abolition of child marriage after refusing...

How I survived 7 abortions — Kenyan human rights activist

The Founder, Alabasta Africa, Kenya, Ms Martha Bwore, has given an account of how she survived seven abortions that almost ruined her career. Bwore, now...

Kenyan human rights activist urges Africans to unite against same sex marriage

A Kenyan human rights activist, Ms Martha Bwore, on Saturday, urged African leaders to shun overtures from the western powers to allow same sex...

Kenyan human right activist urges Africans to unite against same sex marriage

A Kenyan human rights activist, Ms Martha Bwore, on Saturday urged African leaders to shun overtures from the western powers to allow same sex...

Echoes of Mugabe’s death in foreign hospital

The death of Robert Mugabe , former President of Zimbabwe on Sept. 6, at the Gleneagles Hospital, in Singapore, once again raised the issue...

UK far right activist Tommy Robinson convicted over contempt of court...

Activist London, July 5, 2019 NNNJudges on Friday found British far-right activist, Tommy Robinson, for contempt of...

Activist tasks FG on torture eradication

A Woman Rights Activist, Mrs Anisa Ari, has advised the Federal Government to take practical steps to eradicate torture in the country. Ari, who is...

Pakistani rights group protests against killing of activists

Activist on Monday over the deaths of no fewer than three activists in clashes with the military...

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong returns to prison

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong returns to prison Activist According to public broadcaster RTHK, Wong was earlier found...

Khashoggi’s friend, activist in Norway fears for safety of family after...

Activist Palestinian-born El-Baghdadi, a friend of Saudi journalist and Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi, who was murdered...

Activist lauds FG’s decision to grant financial autonomy to local government...

Mr Ambrose Ikenna, a human rights activist has commended the Federal Government’s directive to send local governments’ allocations direct to their accounts...

Thai Activist gains freedom soon

  Thai Activist gains freedom soon Activist Jatupat  27, was charged with lese-majesty in December 2016, just two days after the king ascended the throne, for sharing...

Police arrest 4 animal right activists for slaughter house sit-in

Police arrest 4 animal right activists for slaughter house sit-in Activist The activists are protesting the slaughtering of animals which they claimed had negative impact on...

Activist tasks women on active participation in politics

Activist tasks women on active participation in politics Activist Jos, April 26, 2019 A Human Rights Activist, Dr Joe Odumakin-Okei, has called on women to...

Kenyan family files lawsuit against Boeing over Ethiopian Airlines crash

Kenyan family files lawsuit against Boeing over Ethiopian Airlines crash Family Siblings of 29-year-old engineer George Kabau said they wanted to force the company to release...

Girls’ school in Abia generates electricity from wastes

Umuahia, April 15, 2019 Students of Mercy Girls High School, Mbawsi, in Isiala Ngwa North Local Government Area of Abia have converted  animal, human...

Court sentences activist to 12 years’ imprisonment for defamation

Sentence Abuja, April 15, 2019 A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) sitting in Maitama on Monday in Abuja sentenced, an activist,...

Thousands of activists block London roads to demand action on climate...

Thousands of activists block London roads to demand action on climate change Activist Under sunny skies, activists sang songs or held signs that read “There is...