Monday 23rd October, 2017
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Youths protest kidnap, murder of Rivers' PDP Chief

Youths protest kidnap, murder of Rivers' PDP Chief

Youths of Rumue­kini Community in Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Riv­ers State, yesterday, em­barked on violence protest in the area following the recovery of the remains of one Mr Heaven Ihuigwe.

It was learnt that the vic­tim, Ihuigwe, until death was the Peoples’ Demo­cratic Party’s Chairman in Ogbogoro, Ward 15.

A source, who related the incident to our cor­respondent and pleaded anonymity, alleged that the remains of the victim were discovered in Rumuekini where it was dumped Sun­day morning.

It was gathered that Ihuigwe was kidnapped when he went to visit one of his friends within the LGA, last week.

The source alleged that the youths of Ogbo­goro who were not happy over the development had stormed Rumuekini and destroyed the prop­erty.

.R-L: Kano State Governor, Alh. Abdullahi Ganduje; Senate President, Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki; Zamfara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulazeez Yari; Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal. Kebbi State Governor, Alh. Atiku Bagudu and Sen. Ahmed Sani Yerima, during the wedding of Yerima’s son, Muhammad Abba, in Kano…at the weekend.