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Police fireplace teargas at Nigerians protesting at alleged brutality, witnesses express

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Oct 9, 2020 ,
Police fireplace teargas at Nigerians protesting at alleged brutality, witnesses express
LAGOS (Reuters) – Nigerian police former teargas on Friday to disperse dozens of people within the capital Abuja who had gathered to impart at alleged brutality by participants of a varied police unit, witnesses said.

Protesters, some preserving placards, ran as clouds of teargas hung within the air. A pair of people at the incident said on Twitter that police had fired the canisters.

A spokesman for the police did no longer immediately reply to a message and make contact with soliciting for observation.

“They poured teargas on every one of us, it’s so hot I needed to verify water on my face. Here’s what Nigeria has modified into,” protester Anita Izato said.

“We unbiased got there with our placards and determined, they started throwing us teargas. That used to be it,” one other protester said.

Sporadic protests hold broken out across Nigeria in contemporary days after a video circulated remaining week alleging to voice participants of the Particular Anti-Robbery squad, is named SARS, taking pictures useless a man in Delta disclose.