Clash among APC, PDP, police cause rows in Zamfara


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By Ifeanyichukwu Nwannah – Gusau

Tongues have been waging over the refusal of the state police command’s denial of the All Progressives Congress (APC) from holding its meeting in the state Secretariat, in Gusau, the state capital.

Vanguard correspondent can authoritatively state that the crisis started on Sunday when sixteen people met for a meeting in the state APC headquarters in Gusau, the state capital where troops of armed policemen stormed the Secretariat and arrested the sixteen leaders of the party.

After the arrest, thousands of APC members in the state trooped out to the state police command protesting against what they described as illegal arrest.

Carrying their placards, some of them were saying that the commissioner of police, Barrister Usman Nagogo, must go, while others were saying that Nagogo was the chairman of PDP in the state.

However, the serious tension at the state police command attracted many crowds which led to the shooting of over 30 teargas by…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper