Gunshot scare forced popular Nigerian Artist, Teniola Apata, also known as Teni, to flee an event in Buguma Town, Asari-Toru Local Government Area of Rivers State over the weekend.
The acting spokesman for the state police command, Grace Iringe-Koko, confirmed the incident but said Teni was rescued by security operatives unhurt.
“She was invited for a carnival where she was performing, some miscreants started throwing stones and all that.
“But the police and other security agencies were on ground to ensure nothing happened. The command has started an investigation into the incident to ascertain what really happened.
“The police division there in Buguma has been mandated to fish out those behind the attack. We will ensure they are brought to book,” she stated.
The PUNCH had earlier reported that the A-list female artiste, known for her hit song ‘Your Case’ was performing another hit ‘Super Power’ when gunshot rent the air.
The ear-splitting gunshots sent everyone scampering for safety, as seen in a viral video.