Breaking: Governorship candidates storm Police headquarters, protest against Wike’s ‘intimidation’


Rivers State governorship candidates stormed the State Police headquarters on Friday, protesting alleged intimidation by Governor Nyesom Wike ahead of Saturday’s election.

The candidates are Senator Tonte Ibraye of the African Democratic Congress, Tonye Cole of the All Progressives Congress, Chief Dumo Lulu-Briggs of Accord, and Senator Magnus Abe of the Social Democratic Party.

The opposition parties also alleged that their members and supporters were being harassed and arrested by security agencies working for governor Wike and called for the immediate release of all those arrested within this political period.

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