The #EndSARS protest in Nigeria capital city, Abuja, against the police violence has turned violent.
Protesters are said to be attacked by unidentified men wielding machetes.
An eye witness said hundreds of demonstrators were gathered at the nation’s capital for the protest when the attack took place.
One of the protesters said the assailants were later apprehended and handed over to the authorities.
Nigerians have been protesting on in the cities across the nation due to the activities of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, and despite the disbandment, the demonstration has continued.
The protesters have insisted not to leave the streets.