Abuja - The All Progressives Congress (APC)
alleged 60 members of the party had been killed in the Rivers State during the
These are some victims of the violence preceding the
forthcoming National and State Assembly elections in the state.
The People’s Democratic Party PDP), a ruling party in the
state, has been accused of perpetrating the violence.
It has denied the allegations.
Nonetheless, Eze Chukwuemeka Eze, the spokesperson of APC
Rivers Chairman, Davies Ikanya, said unfortunately members of PDP were heeding
the call by Governor Nyesom Wike to “burn alive” members of the opposition and
other electoral personnel who stood on their way to victory in the forthcoming
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The APC had reported some six chieftains of the party in
Rivers had been killed been killed together with some members of their families
in recent days.
“In fact, in the last one month, over 60 APC members have
been killed in different parts of Rivers State,” said Eze.
Rivers APC called on the relevant security agencies to act
“…because if 100 souls could be sacrificed in order to
install him as Governor of Rivers State, he wouldn’t mind if thousands of Rivers
State people are sacrificed to enable him install his stooges as National and
Polls are scheduled for March 19.
- CAJ News