Hotel, Bar shutdown for illegal assembling, in Rivers

In the early hours of the weekend (Friday) some identified group of security operatives (police) drove down to Preray Hotel in Port Harcourt, Rivers State located at Eagle Island, during the move many of the staff flew away will the unlucky one’s were arrested

On same day Priscy’s Bar located at Elekahia road, as well as, Mega tool fuel state along Ojoto Street all in Diobu axis of port harcourt were all sealed up, the staff’s were not left behind as they were also arrested

These moved was carried out days after which the State Governor, His Excellency Nyeson Wike made a state-wide broadcast where he allegedly made mention of some politicians who are fond of recruiting cultist and ex-convicts to destabilise the state over their fort-coming 2023 political desires

Though, it is not yet ascertained the main reason why this action of sealing up the hotel, bar and fuel station was carried out as of the time of this report, but eye-witnesses has totally clampdown the action on the perceived political opponents.

meanwhile, during the sealing of the facilities team of security operatives in several patrol van was identified to have been responsible during the occurrence of sealing the premises.

According to source, the sealed facilities is owned as a result of loyalists to a former Deputy speaker, house of Representatives in rivers state, Rt. Hon. Opara Austin

Austin, who happened to be a former ally of Governor Wike, has been figured out not to be in latter good books for allegedly fraternizing with the Peoples  Democratic  Party Presidential Candidate, Atiku Abubakar.

Kelvin Ebiri, social media aide to Governor Wike in his statement said that the Governor was aware that owners of the hotel and entertainment centers are in the process of giving out their premises to politicians and opposition political parties as a venue for harboring of “political thugs”

So, the government will not allow any political party whatsoever, be it the All Progressive congress.

The Peoples democratic Party or the Social Democratic Party to threaten the safety and security of lives and property of the state during the campaigns with havoc, inhumanity or violence.

He went ahead to make known that they have alerted and set all security agencies on trail of these misguided politicians and the leaders of political parties and will do everything necessary to stop them in their tracks with the full weight of the law.

He also asserted, that the governor warned that his government will pull down hotels and other entertainment centers that are linked with such criminal cum political practices.

When the commissioner of police, Eboka Friday, was contact during the occurrence of the event he stated that he was not aware of such incident as he is just arriving to his office but promised to look into the case.

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