Port Harcourt - An attempt to assassinate APC Rivers State Chieftain Chikordi Dike has resulted in the death of a police officer connected to him, Vanguard reports.
The suspected assassins are alleged to have attacked Dike at the Polo Club in GRA phase 2 but ended up engaging with the deceased in a gun battle instead.
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The late officer, who was identified only as Corporal Yakubu, was allegedly gunned down at approximately 23:00 on Tuesday while attempting to protect his boss.
The Rivers State Police Command have yet to release a statement on the matter.
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