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Amnesty International Charges Nigerian Govt Not Clampdown on Protesters

Amnesty International Charges Nigerian Govt Not Clampdown on Protesters

As Nigeria celebrated Democracy Day on Saturday, protesters stormed major cities nationwide to demand better governance and improved living condition for citizens.But some of those protesting have been attacked by both the police and opposing groups.There are reports of how police officers fired tear gas at some protesters in Abuja and Cross River, while a … Continue reading Amnesty International Charges Nigerian Govt Not Clampdown on Protesters

Police Teargass Protesters in Lagos,Abuja

Police Teargass Protesters in Lagos,Abuja

Personnel of the Nigeria Police Force have fired teargas canisters at protesters in Lagos and Abuja in a bid to disperse them. In Lagos, protesters could been seen as early as 8 am trooping out on the streets catching others who have come for their normal business by surprise. However, the protesters were peaceful in … Continue reading Police Teargass Protesters in Lagos,Abuja