The Rivers Police Command on Thursday said that it did not attempt to invade the Rivers Government House.
The State Command Public Relations Officer, PPRO, Nnamdi Onmoni, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, in Port Harcourt.
Mr. Onmoni was reacting to an allegation by the state government that the police had attempted to invade the Government House.
“How can we invade government house, no it is not true, police cannot invade the government house.
The Special Assistant to the Governor on Electronic Media, Simeon Nwakaudu, had earlier alleged in a statement that the police had led some armed thugs to attack the government house in Port Harcourt.
Mr. Nwakaudu alleged that the armed thugs were led by a senior police officer in the rank of an Assistant Commissioner of Police, Steven Hasso, to attack the Government House.