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Wike escapes death as gunmen storm rally

2015-01-16 14:24
Port Harcourt - The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Rivers State,  Nyesom Wike on Thursday escaped death as unknown gunmen shot sporadically to disrupt his campaign rally at Abua Central in Abua/Odual local government area of the state, reports Daily Post.

The gunmen fired shots to dispel Wike and his supporters, who had gathered at the Palace of the Abua kingdom.

They were in the palace for royal blessings.

Also read: Rivers PDP crisis deepens as aspirants reject Wike as party’s Guber candidate

One of the attackers was shot dead by one of the security operative attached to Wike. aspirant.

Wike accused the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state of masterminding the attack.

Read more at Daily Post.

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