Three Feared Dead As Protesters Storm The Streets Of Edo Over Naira Notes Scarcity

Edo Protest ( Credit: Vanguard)

At least three persons are feared dead following a violent protest that broke out like wildfire in Benin city, Edo state, over the scarcity of Naira notes.

On Wednesday, February 15, Edo residents and market women took to the streets, destroying goods and properties. They attempted to break into the CBN State branch located along Akpakpava Street, a commercial nerve center in Benin City, where most commercial banks are also located. Afterwards, they attacked some commercial banks located in the area.

See photos and video below…..

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