‘Twenty killed after pro-Trump demo leads to clashes with police’

biaFriday’s rally in the southern Rivers state was organised by the Indigenous People of Biafra, which wants Mr Trump to support the creation of an independent Biafran state

Twenty people have reportedly been killed in Nigeria after a demonstration in support of Donald Trump led to clashes with police.

Friday’s rally in the southern Rivers state was organised by the Indigenous People of Biafra, which wants Mr Trump to support the creation of an independent Biafran state for the Igbo people.

Member Ugochukwu Chinweuba said lawyers are working to locate and release those arrested by police. He said more than 200 people are still missing.

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SOURCE: News Now/ Mirror Online

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.