Rivers - Armed policemen have prevented governors of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, who had gathered at the Rivers State Government House for an emergency meeting over the stoppage of its national convention, from leaving the premises.
The PDP on its twitter handle stated that armed security agents blocked the gate of the Rivers State Government House with an armoured vehicle and prevented the PDP governors from leaving after their emergency meeting.
The party also accused the police of using armoured vehicle to smash into convoy of Governor Nyesom Wike.
The Force headquarters earlier sealed off the Sharks Stadium in Port Harcourt, the venue of the national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party.
It was learnt that policemen stormed the venue of the convention around 4am on Wednesday.
- News 24