Residents of Oyigbo in Rivers state, Port Harcourt have taken to twitter all through the night to cry out for help, revealing they are under attack from unknown men.
Reports from multiple sources say that the armed men are going from house tohouse to attack people.
It was mentioned that the attack was expected as there had earlier been a huge fight between in the area in which threats were made.
Videos of last night’s chaos have gone viral on Twitter NG but most of the videos didn’t show much but gunshots and screams of residents could be heard in the background.
As they called out for help from Nigerians, others also express fear of the attack spreading to other areas in Southern Nigeria.
See some tweets below: