Nigeria’s Atiku claims political persecution, son-in-law, lawyer arrested

Nigeria’s main opposition chief, Atiku Abubakar, has alleged political persecution about a week after he lost presidential elections. The former vice president took to Twitter to decry arrest of two allies, his son-in-law and lawyer. He said the two had been arrested because: “They are paying the price for supporting me.” Local media reported that the duo were being held […]

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