Bomb razes opposition building in Nigeria's Rivers state, no one hurt-police

January 16, 2015 5:46 PM

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PORT HARCOURT, Nigeria (Reuters) - Unknown assailants threw dynamite at an opposition coalition secretariat in Nigeria's oil-producing Niger Delta on Friday, destroying the building but not claiming any casualties, police and party officials said.

"Around 3 a.m. today the youths attacked the APC secretariat at Ngor. The entire building was razed to the ground in the fire. I'm calling on the commissioner of police to investigate the matter," local opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) official Ikwut Emmanuel said of the incident in Rivers...

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