Monday, 6 February 2017

Disgruntled Nigerians stage International anti-government protest despite cancellation by leader

On Monday, Nigerians staged a scheduled demonstration against the economic crisis facing the west African country despite the cancellation of the protest by musician Innocent 2Face Idibia.

The One Voice Nigeria protest started peacefully in the Morning with a few hundreds of people marching to the Lagos stadium, Abuja and other parts of the country, local media report.

Some civil society organisations have spearheaded the holding of the march including EiE Nigeria which is covering the event on Twitter.

Some Nigerians in the UK are prostested front of the Nigerian High Commission demanding that President Buhari comes out to address them.

President Muhammadu Buhari who was expected in the country on Sunday, has asked for legislative powers to extend his vacation indefinitely due to incomplete medical checkup.

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