The protest by the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) also known Shiites has turned violent leading to another clash with the Nigerian Police in Abuja, Channels Television reports.

 

It was gathered that many were injured and a Channels Television reporter was also hit by a stray bullet during the violent protest.

 

Further reports said he was rushed to the hospital for treatment.

 

It was learnt that the protest started from NITEL junction at Wuse 2, but the police had fired a tear gas to disperse the protesters, and blocked the road leading to the National Assembly and the three arm zone.