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Protesters shot as demonstrations against police brutality continue in Lagos, Nigeria, BBC News Africa reports

Protesters shot as demonstrations against police brutality continue in Lagos, Nigeria, BBC News Africa reports

BBC News Africa, Bloomberg and other outlets are reporting that a number of protesters have been killed or injured in the Nigerian city on Tuesday. The ongoing demonstrations, which have been taking place for more than two weeks, began with a call to end the recently-dissolved Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), which the government has pledged to investigate for brutality and human rights violations. Lagos and other cities are currently under a 24-hour curfew.

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