Deaths As Nigerian Security Forces Clash with Shiite Protesters

Demonstrators again took to the streets of Abuja demanding the release of their leader Ibrahim El-Zakzaky - in detention since 2015 - following reports that El-Zakzaky's health is deteriorating, along with that of his wife who is also in detention. Amnesty International says in a statement that it has been reported that six people were killed during the protest.

Shia members demanding the release of Ibrahim El-Zakzaky in Abuja.


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