Tag: monuments

Nigerian Lawmakers Want Monuments to Slavery in Lagos Removed

Lawmakers in Nigeria’s Lagos state, which includes the country’s commercial hub and biggest city, have asked for the renaming of sites and monuments named after slave traders and colonial officials.…

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Trump signs order to punish monument vandals

US President Donald Trump on Friday signed an executive order pledging to enforce prosecution of protesters who vandalise public memorials, as he announced he was skipping a weekend at his…

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