The group announced the suspension of further protests on Wednesday at the unity fountain, Maitama, saying they needed to restrategise.

Members of the movement were attacked by a mob at the Wuse market when the co-convener of the protests led his group to the market to address traders.

Charly Boy was attacked in Wuse Market on Tuesday by angry protesters who are believed to be supporters of President Muhammadu Buhari.

His car was damaged by the thugs.

The gates of the market were temporarily closed and manned by heavily armed security operatives after the incident.