A video of Nigerian activist, Omoyele Sowore shot in the leg by an police officer during a peaceful protest is currently making headlines.
According to reports, Sowore was said to have been shot by an alleged female assistant commissioner, Nyelhira Altine Daniels at the Unity Fountain in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja on Monday, 31 May, 2021.
As seen in the video, Sowore sustained an injuring on his right lap. He was however rushed to the hospital for treatment.
Meanwhile, the spokesman, ASP Marian Yusuf of the FCT police command has come out to say that the news about the attack is false and should be considered as fake news.
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