Protests rock Anambra over rumoured transfer of Boko Haram detainees

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Commercial activities were paralysed on Saturday in Anambra State following protests by traders across the state over the transfer of some Boko Haram detainees to prisons in the state.
The traders, who closed their shops as early as 9am in major cities of Onitsha, Awka, Nnewi, Ekwulobia and Agulu, took to the streets protesting what they termed plan by the Federal Government to transfer Boko Haram detainees to prisons in the state.
At Tarzan junction, Nkpor in Idemili North Local Government Area of the state, traders and other residents blocked the Enugu – Onitsha Expressway chanting songs suggesting they would be forced …Read More

Source:: New Mail