Traffic bottleneck in Uyo as ‘Obidients’ stage rally


Some major roads in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital, experienced traffic snarl as the “Obidient Movement” supporters of the presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Peter Obi, embarked on a rally.

Tribune Online gathered that over ten different support groups  on Saturday gathered around the water fountain, Nwaniba which was the take-off point  as early as 8:00 a.m. before moving  to Plaza, the city centre, from 9:57 am to Ikot Ekpene road  and other roads in the city.

The gridlock lasted for some time in every location the supporters moved to, even though security personnel were on ground to ensure there was no breakdown of law and order.

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Source: Nigerian Tribune