Port-Harcourt - The National President, National Coalition of Niger Delta Ex-Agitators, ‘General’ Israel Akpodoro, escaped death by whiskers in the hands of suspected assassins in Rivers state, Daily Independent reports.
Akpodoro ran into an ambush by the suspected gunmen who opened fire on his car on sighting him on his way from Port Harcourt shortly after Mbiama junction where the Coalition held a pro-Buhari meeting.
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According to his aide, Bernard Ochuko, the Urhobo-born ex-militant leader was rescued by some truck drivers who ran to the scene as the sound of gunshot rented the air in the neighborhoods.
He stated further that his boss has gone into hidden while receiving treatment from native doctors administering alternative medicine on him.
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