Gruesome Murder:Rivers PDP alleges continued threat to members’ lives



pdplogoThe Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Rivers State chapter has expressed anger over the continued threat to the lives of its members across the State.

This is coming on the heels of the assassination of one of its members, Hon Sotonye Bobmanuel, a serving councilor in Akuku-Toru Local Government Area of the State about 9.45pm Sunday night,the party said.

Happening a few days after the kidnap of three stalwarts of the party who are still being held captive, the PDP in a statement by Jerry Needam, Special Adviser on Media to the State Chairman, Bro. Felix Obuah said this is nothing short of a calculated plot by political opponents to provoke the party and ignite crisis in the State.

“We condemn these inhuman and lawless acts in their entirety and call for an immediate stop of the senseless insurgency and also appeal to the security agencies to wake up to these challenges posed by these undesirable elements and enemies of the State.

This is the only way to guarantee peace and harmonious co-existence in the State since no one person or group has a monopoly of violence”, the PDP warned.


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