Rivers Election: Police attack Gokana, one killed.
ONE person was feared killed in Bodo, Gokana LGA, Rivers State, by armed men suspected to be operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad.
The operatives stormed the Saint Pius College at about 11.45am, ordered everybody to lie down, and began to shoot sporadically before carting away some election materials, according to The PUNCH Newspapers
The man shot was identified as Meebara Kormaga, a 25-year-old that came out to vote.
Meanwhile, in Khana, Senator Lee Maeba, claimed that INEC is yet to arrive the area with voting materials. The area has about 24 voting units and have not voted. He further alleged that security operatives have hijacked the materials and handed over to Derrick Mene, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC.
Voters in that area said that Mene is using policemen attached to the NDDC to terrorize them.
Nimasa boss Peterside Dakuku has also alleged that thugs from outside the state are terrorizing voters.
There are unconfirmed reports that INEC has canceled the election in ward 9 unit 3 of Ogu/Bolo LGA over election violence and material snatching. Some party supporters had carted away result sheets in the unit, raising accusation between APC and PDP claiming the other masterminded the illegal acts.