Abuja - Trucks and machinery belonging to the Dangote group was attacked by protesters in Ethiopia’s Oromia region, reports Premium Times
The attacks followed a deadly stampede at a festival on Sunday.
The attack which took place in the town of Ada Berga targeted the cement factory owned by Africa’s richest man Nigerian Aliko Dangote.
Also read: Dangote Cement unveils huge growth plans
Protesters also allegedly freed prisoners after setting ablaze a police station in the Bule Hora area.
A court and government-owned vehicles were also torched.
The security forces were accused of opening fire at the festival, causing the stampede.
- News 24