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8 killed as APC, PDP supporters clash in Kaduna

2015-02-04 17:22
A ballot box filled with ballot is pictured before being counted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) at a polling station in Yenagoa in Bayelsa State ~ PIUS UTOMI EKPEI
Kaduna - A clash between supporters of the All Progressives Congress and the Peoples Democratic Party in Kaduna has led to the death of eight people, reports Tribune.

The dead are believed to be members of the APC.

The crisis started when some people alleged to be PDP members were said to have defaced posters of the presidential candidate of APC, Muhammadu Buhari and that of its governorship candidate, Nasir el-Rufai.

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Hell was let loose when supporters of the APC confronted the PDP supporters by also defacing PDP posters and banners.

Several people were said to have sustained injuries during the incident which caused panic among residents in the affected areas.

Read more at Tribune.

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