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One killed as thugs clash in Rivers State

2015-04-11 16:18

Rivers - One person has been feared dead in a gun battle alleged to have involved thugs from the two political parties in the state at Omuawa community in Ikwerre LGA, Vanguard reports.

The shooting which occurred at the Omuawa-Ubima road, the way that leads to Amaechi’s community started around 10am as the residents of the area fled for safety.

Also read: PDP chairman shot dead in Ebonyi

It has not been confirmed what the cause of the gun battle was, but one person is feared killed.

Rivers State has been mentioned as one of the flashpoints in the country.

Read more at Vanguard

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