Jobseekers scramble as their exam papers fly in the air, on the pitch of Abuja National Stadium, Nigeria
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Nigeria stampede in Abuja stadium kills jobseekers

A stampede among jobseekers taking a recruitment test in the national stadium in the Nigerian capital Abuja has left several people dead and injured.

It happened during a recruitment exercise by the immigration department. Tens of thousands of people had turned up to take the test.

Alpa Patel reports.

  • 16 Mar
  • From the section Africa
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