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December 10, 2020

Riot as police kill keke driver over ‘N100 bribe’ in Rivers 

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By Davies Iheamnachor – Port Harcourt

There is a riot at Rukpoku area of Port Harcourt as a yet to be identified policeman gun down a tricycle (Keke) driver.

The incident which happened around 7 am, on Airport road has caused a huge riot in the area.

Some angry youths and colleagues of the murdered driver have taken over the major road in protest.

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The development has caused gridlock on the airport road following blockages and burnfires on the road by the aggrieved youths.

A source privy to the development alleged that the police killed the victim for refusing to offer him N100 bribe.

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