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At least 10 people killed as gunmen attack Port Harcourt Market

Most of the victims were market women, said trader Agnes Tarila.

Gunmen attacked a market in southern Nigerian city Port Harcourt early this morning, reports AFP news agency.

At least 10 people killed as gunmen attack Port Harcourt Market
Port Harcourt has high levels of crime and political violence

Most of the victims were market women, said trader Agnes Tarila.

Local resident Arutere Utuama said: “As soon as I heard of the incident I ran to the market where I counted at least 10 bodies.”

Police spokesman Nnamdi Omoni told AFP that the motive for the killings was not clear yet.

Details soon…

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