The former San Francisco 49ers quarterback believed owners were conspiring not to hire him because of his protests against racial injustice in the USA. Kaepernick started protests by kneeling during the US national anthem. The 30-year-old has been without a team since opting out of his 49ers contract in March 2017.
At least 66 persons have been reported killed, and four wounded by unknown gunmen in Maro Gida and Iri communities in Kajuru local government areas of Kaduna. According to reports, victims of the attack which is coming barely 24 hours to the Presidential and National Assembly election include 22 children and 12 women, while the four persons wounded were rescued alive by security agencies and are now receiving medical attention.