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03 Dec 2020 | 02:48 PM UTC

Nigeria: Unidentified gunmen fire on convention at Old Parade Ground, Abuja, December 3

FLASH: Unidentified gunmen fire on convention at Old Parade Ground, Abuja, Nigeria, Dec. 3. Casualties reported.

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Event

Unidentified gunmen have reportedly fired on people gathered at a convention of the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) at the Old Parade Ground in Abuja late Dec. 3. Preliminary reports suggest that at least 20 people have been injured.

This is a developing situation; additional information will be issued as warranted.

Advice

If near the vicinity of the attack, shelter in place until the situation stabilizes and security forces have given the all-clear.

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