The church belonging to Rivers Governor’s father, Nyesom Wike, in Port Harcourt, the state capital, was rocked by the explosion.
It was discovered that on Saturday night, hoodlums numbering about five sneaked into the Christian Universal Church International on 25 Azikiwe Street Mile, 3 Diobu, and detonated the dynamite-suspected explosives.
A large portion of the church was destroyed by the blast, which caused panic in the area.
While no group had claimed responsibility for the dastardly act, a vigilant group was said to have arrested two of the miscreants and handed them over to the police.
It was said that Eagle crack operatives, an outfit of the state police command, Mopol 19 and other security agencies had cordoned off the area…