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DSS arrests Gov Wike’s Chief of Staff over alleged attempt to kill Peterside

20 March 2016, 21:28

Port Harcourt - Men of the Department of State Security have arrested , Emeka Woke , Chief of Staff to Gov Nyesom Wike over an alleged assassination attempt on the life of the Director General of NIMASA  Dakuku Peterside.

Peterside narrowly escaped death on Sunday after his vehicle was attacked by gunmen in two utility vehicles on his way from the Port Harcourt International Airport.

Peterside who was in his car with Davies Ibiamu Ikanya, Rivers State APC Chairman and Asita Honourable, deputy governorship candidate of the APC  said they escaped the assassins bullets by a stroke of luck.

Also read: #RiversRerun: APC governorship candidate escapes death

He said two Jeeps belonging to Emeka Woke, Gov Nyesom Wike’s Chief of Staff carrying two unknown gunmen trailed him to the  UTC Junction and opened fire on his car. 

- News 24


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