Nigeria security forces 'killed 150 peaceful pro-Biafra protesters'

Nigeria security forces 'killed 150 peaceful pro-Biafra protesters'
 

Nigeria's security forces have killed more than 150 peaceful protestors since August 2015, a human rights group has claimed.
Amnesty International said the country's military used live ammunition and deadly force against pro-Biafra protestors who were campaigning for independence from Nigeria.
Nigeria's police denies allegations that it used unnecessary force.
The country's army said Amnesty was trying to tarnish its reputation.
Amnesty's report is based on interviews with almost 200 people, alongside more than 100 photographs and 87 videos.
Among the allegations contained in the report are... read more

 
24 November 2016 in World News, Views: 65
Source: BBC
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