Oct 21, 2020

What weeks of protests mean for Nigeria’s economy

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Demonstrations against police brutality have intensified in Nigeria. Its financial center of Lagos and other regions are now under curfew. Plus, burger or "veggie disk"? European lawmakers review food labels.

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Police brutality protests intensify across Nigeria as curfews further threaten economy

Oct 21, 2020
The protests began as a call to disband an anti-robbery unit of the Nigerian police but have expanded to take on governance and economic issues.
Youths of ENDSARS protesters display the Nigerian flag and a placard in a crowd in support of the ongoing protest against brutality of the Nigerian police force unit called Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS).
Olukayode Jaiyeola/NurPhoto via Getty Images

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