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The Human Rights Watch has called for the prosecution of police officers and other security operatives using excessive force on #EndSARS protesters.

Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai has returned to her hometown in Pakistan for the first time since she was shot there by the Taliban. Ms Yousafzai, who now lives in the UK, was shot in the head for campaigning for female education in 2012. Her family’s home region of Swat was once a militant …

By Prince Okafo LAGOS—Renowned playwright and Nobel laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to stop shedding unjust tears and deal with bloodthirsty terrorists unleashing mayhem in the country. He also described the proposed death sentence as punishment for hate speech in Nigeria currently being deliberated in the National Assembly as an …

By Nwafor Sunday In his bid to exercise his constitutional right enshrined in section 39 of the 1999 constitution as amended, the Vanguard Online Editor, Mr Adekunle Aliyu, on Friday was assaulted, maltreated and arrested by the Nigerian Police Command in Ikotun, Lagos. Mr. Aliyu who speedily contacted Vanguard at the peak of his arrest …