Shiite at war with security agents in Abuja. The video of riot between Shiite and security agents in Abuja has emerged online. In the video Shiite members were seen throwing stones and sticks an armoured tank mobilized to the protest scene.
The group is protesting the release of its leader, El-zakzaky who has been in custody of the DSS.
According to an eyewitness, the visibly enraged Shiite members were seen throwing stones and sticks an armoured tank mobilized to the protest scene. They were several attempts by the protesters to break into the armoured vehicle.
The Shiites member were not moved by the teargas continuously fired by security agents to disperse them.
Shiite at war with security agents in Abuja
The protesters are assembled at the Unity Fountain, beside Transcorp hotel. The Shi’ite group have been protesting since Thursday on the streets of Abuja. Meanwhile, residents have been advised to avoid major roads in Maitama and Wuse area of the Federal Capital Territory.
Watch the video below.
Transcorps Hilton area of Abuja in Maitama is on fire as Shiite Muslims clash violently with the police.
I call for restraint from both sides. pic.twitter.com/cObzfvSzZr
— Femi Fani-Kayode (@realFFK) April 16, 2018
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