There’s apprehension and panic amongst residents of Port Harcourt around UST round about , mile three market through Ikwerre road where armed security officers dressed on mufti were seen protecting divisional police station along mile three axis, while the traders at mile three shut the main entrance gate into the Market.
Our correspondent also reports that commuters were seen trekking long distance ,while some shops along Ikwerre road are closed with traffic jam building up to Ada George axis in port Harcourt
People are currently running for safety as security operatives on surveillance were shooting sporadically into the air to ward off suspecting hoodlums.
Summary of reports Collated from our monitoring
Two persons are feared dead at Emenike in mile 2 Diobu from stray bullet
Community Youth mostly of Rumuwoji Community chase hoodlums who were advancing to attack Mile 1 Police Station. The Youth barricaded some of the streets to prevent hoodlums who were also robbing people on Ikwerre road
pix. Carnage Of The TWO OYIBO POLICE STATION
Illabuchi police station deserted. All the police officers have changed to mufti.
Diobu vigilante were seen begging the boys not burn Down the station. Today in Diobu ,Port Harcourt which resulted to robbing of innocent
We gathered that citizens the setting on tyres of fire on the major road was solely aiming at burning down Azikiwe and Mile 1 Police Stations in Diobu we Also gathered that attack was spearheaded by a cult group among the four Major Street Cults in Rivers State namely Iceland, Greenland, Deygbam and Dewell Cult group which every other street cults are affiliated to.
Findings suggest that a cult unit leader was among the casualties on the part of the hoodlums in Diobu Today.
Police Headquarters on Moscow road barricaded. No thorough fare, Riot police officers on standby, no entry to visitors.
Waiting for the commissioner of police to brief journalists who are here at the command
In Port Harcourt they used odighi eshi, army dey shoot but bullet no dey penetrate, Army dey run.