Some irate youths that are demanding the release of some apprehended murders that lynched a female student of Shehu Shagari College of Education some days ago has taken the protest to another dimension.
The Youth who left the police station when the police officers started firing live ammunition at them, proceeded to a Catholic church in Sokoto metropolis and burnt the church.
They also burned another ECWA church in the area before they embarked on attacking shops belonging to indigenes of the southeast who reside in the area.
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The youth were happy as they were carrying out the barbaric act.
Meanwhile Aminu Tambuwal, governor of Sokoto, has imposed a 24-hour curfew on the state.