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APC, PDP youths clash over sack of council chairmen in Plateau

23 July 2015, 13:31

Jos - Youths said to be loyal to the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday clashed at the gate of the Plateau State House of Assembly, reports New Telegraph.

Trouble started when supporters of the APC attacked the PDP supporters who were protesting against the dissolution of the Chairmen and Councilors of the 17 local government areas of Plateau State by Governor Simon Lalong.

Read more at : PDP disregards order on sack of Plateau LG Chairmen

The PDP youths, who carried placards with inscriptions such as “No to Councils Dissolution,” “Bring Back Our Chairman and Councilors,” “Lawyer Lalong, a lawbreaker,” “Lalong, we no go gree, were attacked and chased out of the assembly complex by the APC youths.

Security officials attached to the the assembly complex stood helpless as the APC supporters unleashed terror on the PDP youths.

Read more at New Telegraph.

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