There is pandemonium around Sultanate palace and environs in Sokoto State as youth are protesting the arrest of some students connected to the grievous act conducted to the person of Deborah Samuel few days ago.
The irate youth are demanding the immediate release of the arrested students.
According to reports, at least one person has been shot by security operatives trying to curtail the excesses of the protesters.
Motorists have now been warned to avoid protest areas to save their lives as security personnel are on ground to manage the situation.
In the latest development, the state Governor, Aminu Tambuwal has declared curfew in the affected area.
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