In the crush after the speech of the President of Nigeria killed 14 people

В давке после речи президента Нигерии погибли 14 человек

In Nigeria as a result of a stampede after the speech of President Mohammad Buhari killed 14 people. The exact number of victims is unknown. About it reports Reuters.

The performance of Bukhari was held in Port Harcourt in the South in rivers state. The stampede began after the head of state spoke and left the event.

The accident happened a few days before the presidential election, in which incumbent President expects to be re-elected for a second term.

His main rival is Atik Abubakar, a businessman and former Vice President. Just registered 25 candidates.

Voting in Nigeria, the most densely populated country in Africa (198 million), mining on the continent more than all the oil – will be held on Saturday, February 16. By the way, unemployment in the country currently stands at more than 23%.

В давке после речи президента Нигерии погибли 14 человек

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