Wednesday, 4 September 2019

Xenophobia: Protesters In Abuja Set Bonfire On Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport Road

 Some Nigerians protesting against the xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in South Africa on Wednesday made a bonfire on the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Road, Lugbe, Abuja, a few metres from a South African franchise, Shoprite Mall.

Since reports of the attacks in South Africa broke, Nigerians have stormed the premises of several businesses of South African origin such as Shoprite and MTN in Ibadan, Lagos, and a few other locations.

It was earlier reported that protesters have stormed Shoprite outlet at Novare Gateway, Lugbe, Abuja to express their displeasure over xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in South Africans.

According to reports, the protesters have resorted to burning tyres after a clampdown by security operatives

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