Chaos on Carter Bridge as thugs go on rampage

The incident is said to have occurred today, March 26, as police officers chased political thugs on the bridge.

Crowd gathers near a bridge in Ijora Badia during a battle between police and robbers

A gun battle has reportedly broken out on the popular Carter Bridge in Lagos State.

Unconfirmed reports via Twitter also suggest that a robbery occurred on the bridge at the same time.

It is not clear what caused the trouble but political thugs have in recent times taken to destroying signs and posters of candidates of rival parties.

Nigeria’s general elections are slated to begin on Saturday, March 28.

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