Rivers - Supporters of All Progressives Congress, APC, welcoming their party leaders to Rivers State were prevented from gaining entrance into the Port-Harcourt airport by the airport security officers, Premium Times reports.
The supporters were at the airport to welcome the APC party leaders on a visit to the Rivers State Governor, Rotimi Amaechi.
The convoy of the governor, which was on its way to welcome the party leaders, was said to have got stuck in the traffic generated by the visit of the APC stalwarts.
Sources said the party leaders are in Rivers State to lure Amaechi, a member of the G-7 Governors and Abubakar Baraje-led new PDP that broke away from the main People's Democratic Party, to defect to the APC.
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