Niger Delta youths storm Abuja for Buhari
18 August 2017 | 8:00 am
About 600 Niger-Delta Youths carrying various placards supporting President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday took over the Unity Fountain, Abuja after Charly Boy and his group ended their sit out a protest against the president at the same venue.
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