JUST IN: Riot, Gunshots Everywhere At PDP National Secretariat As Atiku Submits Nomination Form

PIC. 8. FORMER VICE PRESIDENT ATIKU ABUBAKAR, DECLARING HIS PRESIDENTIAL AMBITION ON THE 
PLATFORM OF THE ALL PROGRESSIVES CONGRESS (APC) IN ABUJA ON WEDNESDAY 24/9/14).
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There was riot and firing of gunshots at the PDP National Secretariat earlier today as former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar submitted his presidential nomination form.

Officers of the Nigeria police force and some supporters of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) clashed at the party headquarters in Abuja.

The protesters besieged the area as former Vice President Atiku Abubakar submitted his expression of interest and nomination form.

The clash resulted in Policemen firing gunshots into thin air and using teargas canisters to disperse the protesters.

The reason for the breakdown in order remains unknown.

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