Scores wounded as ACPN, PDP members clash in Ilorin

  BARELY minutes after hosting the campaign train of President Goodluck Jonathan, Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, yesterday turned a battle field for supporters of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the rival Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN). Scores of supporters in both camps sustained severe injuries as dangerous weapons were freely used during the clash. The PDP, in a statement, accused the ACPN members of attacking its supporters but the ACPN, which accused the ruling PDP as the ...
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Added February 22, 2011
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