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Vice President Namadi Sambo booed

2015-01-13 13:30
Kaduna - Hundreds of irate youths on Sunday in Zaria booed Vice President Namadi Sambo in his hometown in Kaduna State, reports NewsDay.

The incident, which occurred during the celebration of the 40th year anniversary of Shehu Idris on the Zazzau throne, also saw the agitated crowd chanting some words against President Goodluck Jonathan.

Also read: Jonathan settles for Sambo as running mate

The crowd started chanting ‘we don’t want you, we don’t want you’ upon the arrival of Sambo at the venue.

Pleas by organizers, who tried to calm them, fell on deaf ears as the crowd continued with the protest.

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