A violent protest escalated in Rukpokwu a community in Portharcourt Nigeria.

The protest is said to have been triggered over police brutality in the area which had a tricycle driver shot dead by the police because he refused to give him N100.

According to a report gathered from an online Twitter user (Richaar Clauds) described the situation as violent.

He said: “Happening in my home town Rukpokwu police shot an unarmed Keke driver because he didn’t give him 100naira”

Watch an interview made with the brother to Late Schoolboy, Okechukwu, a Keke driver killed by Police officers in Rukpokwu, Rivers State

He narrates what happened to his brother in the video.