Violent UCLA Attack Draws Comparison to Jan. 6 Capitol Riot, Raises Concerns Over Security Measures

Los Angeles, California – Mayor Karen Bass drew comparisons on Wednesday between the recent violence at UCLA and the January 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, expressing shock at the suddenness of the incident. Last week, a large group descended on the Westwood campus around 11 p.m., assaulting pro-Palestinian protesters. The mob destroyed barricades, threw objects, set off fireworks, and sprayed mace, resulting in injuries to several individuals at the encampment that had been in …

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Prison Riot Erupts in Myitkyina, Resulting in Deaths and Injuries

Myitkyina, a city in Kachin State, was the site of a violent riot that erupted at Myitkyina Prison on April 18. Reports indicated that during the incident, a number of inmates were killed and injured. The disturbance began in the afternoon, escalating with shouting that grew louder as security forces fired warning shots. Despite efforts to control the situation, including the use of security vehicles and long-range acoustic devices, gunshots were heard by witnesses nearby. …

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Trump Declares Capitol Riot Convict a ‘Patriot’ in Fundraising Effort

Denver, Colorado – Former President Donald Trump has publicly declared his support for Rebecca Lavrenz, a woman convicted of federal misdemeanor charges related to the January 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol. Trump referred to Lavrenz as a “patriot” and shared a link on social media for people to donate towards her legal expenses. Lavrenz, 71, was recently convicted in Washington of disorderly and disruptive conduct, along with three other charges stemming from her …

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Attack Ad Targets Trump’s Call for ‘Bloodbath’ Amid Capitol Riot Controversy

Wilmington, Delaware – President Joe Biden’s campaign swiftly responded to Donald Trump’s recent remarks with a powerful attack ad. The ad, shared on Biden’s social media platforms, juxtaposes Trump’s ominous prediction of a “bloodbath” if he loses the next election with footage from the 2017 white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. Trump’s controversial statement during that rally, where he claimed there were “very fine people on both sides,” is prominently featured in the ad. Additionally, …

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MOUAU Staff Escape Through Bush Path as Students Riot Over Tuition Hike

UMUDIKE, ABIA STATE – Staff members at Michael Okpara University of Agriculture in Umudike, Abia State, shared their harrowing experiences during the violent protest by students on Tuesday. The students were demonstrating against a tuition increase, but the school’s management claimed that the protest was infiltrated by troublemakers. Some staff members, however, alleged that they narrowly escaped the wrath of the angry mob by fleeing through a bush path behind the school premises. One staff …

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Trump Calls for the Dissolution of the January 6 Committee

According to former President Donald Trump, Liz Cheney’s loss in Tuesday’s primary calls for the dissolution of the committee responsible for investigating the Capitol riot of January 6. Harriet Hageman, backed by Trump, defeated Republican Representative Cheney by 37.4 points. Tuesday’s election results overjoyed the former President after attempting to get Cheney voted out of her seat, saying it was a ‘far bigger’ loss than he anticipated. According to Trump, the election outcome was also …

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