Gendered Violence in Nigeria #16Days - Sokari Ekine

From NigeriansTalk Tue Nov 27 2012, 03:46:42

In the early hours of the morning of the 20th November, 1999, 27 trucks carrying over 2000 soldiers plus 4 armored personnel carriers mounted with machine guns drove into Odi Town in Bayelsa State. Between 2pm that afternoon and 6pm the following day, the town was bombarded with artillery fire. By the end of the two days, practically every building [...]

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