This road was vandalised in South Africa and not by protesters in Nigeria

Published on 27/10/2020 at 08:12

Two images showing sections of a road being dug up have been shared hundreds of times on Facebook claiming the people who can be seen in the pictures are anti-police brutality protesters in Nigeria destroying public roads. However, the claim is false: the photo shows residents in South Africa vandalising a road in protest over their lack of access to water and electricity.