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Nigerian music star cancels anti-government protests

LAGOS: Nigerian music star 2Face on Sunday called off a protest he had planned against the government and its handling of the country's economic crisis, citing security concerns.  The popular Afro-Pop artist, whose real name is Innocent Idibia, had last week called on Nigerians to march on February 6 to protest the worsening economic conditions in a country frustrated by galloping inflation and sluggish growth. The police said on Thursday they would not allow the march to go ahead because "hoodlums are planning to…