The Rivers State Police Command has confirmed that
unidentified gunmen attacked the All Progressives
Congress (APC) supporters travelling to Port Harcourt
to attend the party’s presidential campaign.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports the
presidential campaign flag off was held on Tuesday in
DSP Muhammad Ahmad, the command’s spokesman,
told NAN in Port Harcourt that the unknown gunmen
“opened fire on the APC supporters”.
Ahmad said that the supporters were travelling in group
from Buguma in Asari-Turu Local Government Area of
the state for the rally.
According to Ahmad, the initial report had shown that
there were no casualties.
Ahmad said the command had commenced
investigation into the incident, assuring that it would get
to its root and bring the suspects to justice. (NAN)