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Rivers Elections: Army GOC, Police DIG Planning to set Rivers INEC Office Ablaze

Allegation is flying left, right and centre that Major General Jamil Sharham, GOC 6th Division of the Nigerian Army and Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG) Taiwo Lakanu have concluded plans to attack the INEC office in Port Harcourt, Rivers state this night and destroy materials concerning the Governorship elections which took place on March 9th, 2019.

A Source within the Nigerian Army who does not want his name Mentioned told our Reporter that they have received Huge Some of Money from the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi to carry out the drastic act tonight.

To achieve this, new policemen are presently being drafted to take over the security of the INEC office.

Meanwhile, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Rivers state has decried the change of security men at the INEC office.

A statement Director of Information and Communications of the Rivers State PDP Campaign Council, Barr Emma Okah read; “Rivers State PDP Campaign Council has decried the sudden change of security officers guarding the INEC office in Port Harcourt without explanation.

“The Party fears that this change may be a ploy to allow the APC and her collaborators in the security circle to have unauthorised access to sensitive election materials in the custody of INEC in Port Harcourt.

“A statement by the Director of Information and Communications of the Rivers State PDP Campaign Council Barr Emma Okah warns of dire consequencies should any one tamper with election materials to the detriment of the PDP.

“He further urges Rivers people to remain vigilant and report suspicious movement to the Party.”

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