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PDP secretariat razed down in Nasarawa

2015-02-23 13:17

Lafia - Unknown political thugs have burnt down the secretariat of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Obi Local Area of Nasarawa State, reports Premium Times.

The thugs allegedly came with petrol in gallons, poured it on the roof of the secretariat and then set the building ablaze.

The incident came a day after youth of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and those of the PDP clashed over vandalisation of billboards and campaign materials.

Also read: PDP governorship aspirant kidnapped in Nasarawa

The clash between the supporters of the PDP and the APC left casualties on both sides.

Ismaila Numan, the spokesperson for the Nasarawa police command, said 18 suspects have been arrested in connection with the crime.

Read  more at Premium Times.

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