The young man identified as Saka Seidu, said to be a student of the Kogi State Polytechnic, Lokoja, was killed when unknown gunmen fired at a crowd while Senator Dino Melaye was holding a peaceful protest against the state government on Monday.
The protest which started around 11am turned bloody when the gunmen, who arrived from the Nataco Junction brandishing different guns and cutlasses started shooting into different direction sending people scampering for safety including journalists, who were covering the protest.
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