Nigeria threatens to sanction CNN over investigation and denies security forces shot at protesters

A senior Nigerian minister lashed out against CNN Thursday, saying the network should be sanctioned over its investigation, which uncovered evidence that the Nigerian army and police opened fire on unarmed protestors on October 20. CNN's investigation focused on a demonstration against police brutality, led by the largely peaceful "#EndSARS" movement. Minister for Information and Culture Lai Mohammed Thursday dismissed the CNN investigation as "fake news" and "misinformation," repeatedly denying ...
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Added November 19, 2020
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