Rivers State is again in the news. This time it is a Radio and TV station operating in the state that has been attacked.
Reports coming in from Port Harcourt from the Punch Newspapers, indicates that a popular Radio Station, Wish FM 99.5 and the Atlantic Televison Network was attacked with explosive devices on Tuesday night. The facilities are said to be located in the Ozuoba axis of the city.
The explosion is said to have damaged operating equipment and other properties in the facility said to be owned by a member of the House of Representatives, Chinyere Igwe.
Igwe is said to be a member of the Atiku Abubakar faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), which has been at loggerheads with the State PDP faction led by Governor Nyesom Wike.