The Weeks That Shook Nigeria: #OccupyNigeria One Year After

Relevant Resources/Documents

  1. Our 10-Point Demand: Enough is Enough Nigeria’s Official Reaction to the Called-Off Labour Strike
  2. Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) – Original Version
  3. NEVER AGAIN – Text of SNG Press Conference – 17th Jan, 2012
  4. Report of KPMG Audit of NNPC
  5. Speech delivered by Gov Fashola urging the Fed Govt to withdraw troops from Lagos streets
  6. #OccupyNigeria Reports from different locations across the country
  7. Let not this fire spread! – Press Release by Chinua Achebe, J.P. Bekederemo-Clark And Wole Soyinka
  8. Pro Fuel Subsidy Removal House of Reps Members
  9. PPPRA’s statement on removal
  10. EiE’s 2nd Press Release on Fuel Subisdy
  11. EiE’s Press Release on Fuel Subisdy
  12. Fuel Subsidy Advertorial
  13. Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Programme
  14. Unresolved 2009 Lawsuit Against Subsidy Removal
  15. NHRC Compliance Advisory No 1 2012 – Concerning the Right to Peaceful Protest
  16. The young Ilorin protester will not die in vain – #CutGovernmentwaste NOT #FuelSubsidy
  17. How to tweet via sms
  18. EiE – English Flyer on Govt Waste
  19. EiE – Pidgin Flyer on Govt Waste
  20. Their Waste: Nigeria’s 2012 Budget
  21. Map and locations: #FuelSubsidy Protests
  22. Communiqué Issued at the End of the National Executive Council (NEC) PENGASSAN Held at the National Sec. Lagos State On Jan. 5, 2012
  23. Joint Communique of the Emergency Meeting of the National Executive Councils of NLC and TUC held on Wed 4th Jan 2012

Others/Misc

External Resources

  1. Nigerian Labour Unions “Suspend” Strike, Request Workers To Return To Work
  2. President Jonathan Unilaterally Reduces Fuel Price To N97
  3. #Lagos #OccupyNigeria Day 5 (Pictures)
  4. #Lagos #OccupyNigeria Day 4 (Pictures)
  5. Kano Protests in pictures
  6. Tweets, images and videos of the #fuelsubsidy Protests
  7. “We Shall Start Stoning The Economists In Official Corridors.” – By Reuben Abati In 2009
  8. Jonathan National Broadcast On The Deregulation Of The Downstream Petroleum Sector on 7th Jan, 2012 – 9pm
  9. How Not to Remove Fuel Subsidy
  10. Open Letter to My Pastor: What Would the Prophets Do?

Past Events

DATE LOCATION STORY
Jan 2nd, 2012 Kano Read More…
Jan 2nd, 2012 Abuja – Eagle Square Read More…
Jan 3rd, 2012 – 7:00am Ibadan – Mokola RoundAbout Read More…
Jan 3rd, 2012 – 8:00am Lagos – Tejusho Market Yaba Read More…
Jan 3rd, 2012 – 8:00am Kano – Trade Fair Complex Read More…
Jan 3rd, 2012 – 8:00am Kaduna – Murtala Square Read More…
Jan 3rd, 2012 – 9:00am Gombe – Emir’s Palace Read More…
Jan 3rd, 2012 – 9:00am Bauchi – IBB Square Read More…
Jan 3rd, 2012 – 10:00am Benue – Woodland Park Makurdi Read More…
Jan 3rd, 2012 – 10:00am Edo – Museum Gorunds, Ring Road, Benin City
Jan 3rd, 2012 – N/A Abia – Engimba Int’l Stadium, Umuahia
Jan 3rd, 2012 – N/A Kwara – Ilorin Read More…
Jan 4th, 2012 – N/A Kebbi – Birnin Kebbi Read More…
Jan 5th, 2012 – 7:00am Ekiti – Ado Ekiti
Jan 5th, 2012 – 9:00am Ogun – Iwe Iroyin house,oke-ilewo,Abeokuta
Jan 6th, 2012 – 8:00am Osun – Oshogbo, start-up point is Olaiya Junction
Jan 6th, 2012 – 10:00am Abuja – Merit House(in between Transcorp and British Embassy )
Jan 6th, 2012 – 10:00am Cross River – WAPI hall, Diamond Rd, Calabar
Jan 6th, 2012 – N/A Delta – Effurun Roundabout Warri
Jan 6th, 2012 – 1:00pm London – Venue: Charing Cross Underground Station (Post code: WC2N 5BX) Read More…
Jan 7th, 2012 – 10:00am Gombe – Emir’s Palace
Jan 9th, 2012 – 9:00am Lagos – Gani Fawehinmi Park, Ojota Read More…
Jan 9th, 2012 – 8:00am Abuja – Berger Roundabout In Pictures…
Jan 9th, 2012 Port Harcourt
Jan 9th, 2012 – Various #OccupyNigeria Total Showdown Day I Read More…
Jan 9th, 2012 – 12:00noon Washington, DC – World Bank Headquarters, Washington, DC. Monday, 1818 H Street, NW Read More…
Jan 10th, 2012 – 12:00noon New York City – March starts at 12 N on the corner of 44th and 2nd Avenue (Kudirat Corner) View Pictures…
Jan 11th, 2012 – 8:00am Sagamu, Ogun State – Isale Oko
Jan 11th, 2012 – 8:30am Ghana – Nigerian High Commission, Accra Read More…
Jan 11th, 2012 – 9:00am Atlanta, USA – Nigeria Consulate, 8060 Roswell Road, Atlanta, GA 30350.
Jan 11th, 2012 – 5:00pm New York, USA Nigerian Consulate at 44th St and 2nd Ave, NY View Pictures…
Jan 12th, 2012 – 10:00am Belgium – Nigerian Embassy, Avenue de Tervuren, Brussels Read More…
Jan 13th, 2012 – N/A Finland – Helsinki Read More…
Jan 13th, 2012 – 9:30am South Africa – Corner of Wessel and Shcoeman Street, Pretoria Read More…
Jan 13th, 2012 – 10:00am Germany – Nigerian Embassy, Jakob Strasse 4
call +4917610315092 or ping 224FAD1D
Jan 13th, 2012 – 3:00pm Sweden – Embassy of Nigeria, Stockholm
Jan 14th, 2012 – 10:00am Los Angeles, USA – 6430 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028-7906 (Near CNN Building)
Jan 14th, 2012 – 2:00pm Toronto, Canada – Dundas Square (Dunda/Younge), Downtown Toronto
Jan 15th, 2012 – 3:00pm Australia – Martins Place, Sydney
Jan 16th, 2012 – 9:00am South Africa – Jubile Park Sunnyside, By Troy & Esselen Street, Pretoria