Offended APC youths have burnt down the Divisional Police Station in Okobo Native Authorities Space (LGA) of Akwa Ibom State, whereas they protested the alleged imposition of candidate and hijacking of supplies by the celebration officers in connivance with safety brokers.
The youths had been offended over the alleged makes an attempt by former senate minority chief and former governor of the state, Godswill Akpabio, to substitute the title of the winner of the federal constituency primaries together with his most popular nominee, Victor Antai who was a former Commissioner of Tradition within the state.
A philanthropist, Robinson Ebumoh, who reportedly received the primaries of the APC had his title lacking on the record allegedly accredited by the state chapter of the celebration, which carried the title of former state Commissioner for Tradition, Victor Antai, the popular candidate of Akpabio.
The protesters carried placards with the inscriptions, ‘Akpabio Depart Oro Nation Alone’, amongst others, because the youths vowed to withstand his imposition within the space.
Antai, was stated to have resigned from the Peoples Democratic Social gathering (PDP) following his incapacity to choose the Eket senatorial district ticket of the celebration, and determined to defect with Senator Akpabio to the APC, with the intention of grabbing the senatorial ticket.
A member of the state chapter of the celebration who spoke on situation of anonymity, stated
“What is occurring as we speak reveals clearly that the blood of Chief Ononokpon, Onyong Asukwo, Okon Uwah, Ukpanah, Ime Unamah, Ekpenyong Brothers, Eka Udonwa, Paul Inyang and the remainder of the harmless Akwa Ibom individuals murdered in chilly blood by this similar celebration chieftains are looking them. That is just the start of extra anarchy to return. The extra motive Akwa Ibom individuals have to be cautious with some demons of yesterday parading as saints of as we speak”, he stated.