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Many injured as fresh violence breaks out in Abuja

Many have been reportedly injured following a fresh breakout of violence around Kabusa-Apo mechanic village in Apo district of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

The development is coming about a day after some hoodlums attacked protesters and businesses in the Kabusa vicinity.

A number of people were injured and cars destroyed in the process. From Apo resettlement, an area close to Kabusa, thick black smoke could be seen billowing.

The mayhem began at about the time some citizens resumed their daily demonstrations against police brutality.

The police have been accused of not doing much to stop the violence in the community.

Also, the protesters blocked the Karishi- Nyanya Road for several hours today with hundreds of comutters stranded.

The blockage which started at Kpeyegyi junction just just before 8am lasted till about 11.30am with the youths singing and chanting ENDSARS.

While there was a detachment of police unit and Civil Defence Corps they made no attempt to disperse the protesters.

Written by ExpressDay

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