Twenty four hour curfew has been imposed on Bokkos Local Government Area in Plateau State.
Soldiers serving with the Special Task Force on Jos crisis have opened fire on rampaging youths who blocked a road in Bokkos Local Government Area.
The report says at least one person was killed and five others injured.
The protest was due to the killing of a monarch and a night attack.
Residents say there is tension in the town, as many have fled the area to seek refuge elsewhere.