At least three bombs have gone off this afternoon behind Okrika Secondary school, venue of the APC rally in Okrika, Rivers state. Hundreds of APC supporters had gathered at the venue of the rally waiting for the APC leaders when the bombs went off leading to a stampede.
Okrika is the hometown of the First Lady and a state that is in strong support of the ruling PDP Party.
Channels News was televising the news at the time of the blast. Here is a picture that has gone viral of the reporter on the ground.