Rivers stampede: Police boss fingers presidential guards

RIVERS State Police Commissioner, Suleiman Abba, has said that the stampede, which claimed 11 lives and injured several others at the Liberation Stadium during the campaign rally by President Goodluck Jonathan was caused by lack of coordination by security operatives on duty. Abba also said that the duties of his command were hijacked by presidential security details, who did not pay attention to the arrangement in place. Abba, while testifying before the panel of inquiry on the panel led by Assistant ...
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Added February 16, 2011
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