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Rivers PDP accused of arming youths

2015-02-26 16:21
Displaced people from Baga listens to President Goodluck Jonathan (unseen) in a Maiduguri camp on January 15, 2015. Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan met survivors from what is thought to be Boko Haram's worst attack in its six-year insurgency. H ~ OLATUNJI OMIRIN

Rivers - The All Progressive Party in Rivers State has been accused by People's Democratic Party governorship candidate, Chief Nyesom Wike, of instigating violence and arming youths, Punch reported.

Wike further states that the APC for the past eight years thought the only way to stay competitive is to promote violence.

Also read: APC concerned at escalating Rivers State violence

Governor Amaechi's administration has been accused of providing youths with guns creating violence across the state and throughout their campaigns violence erupts.

According to Wike, law enforcement has been informed about such behaviour and only the APC should be victims of their own violence.

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