Hundreds of youths have taken over the judiciary complex of the Rivers State Government, Port Harcourt on a protest.

The reason for the protest is not yet known but there is repeated shooting in the area while some of the youths have burgled the place to loot valuable things.

The youths have also barricaded the entrance of the state high court.

Massive shooting and looting going on at Port Harcourt judiciary complex right now.

Workers in the Rivers State High Court who were already inside the court premises were forced to leave the premises by the protesters.

Lawyers and workers of the court are presently out side the court helplessly

No security agent on ground at the time of this report.

The former Chairman of Abua-Odual, Odum Udi and Emeka Beke were sighted in a jeep

The reason for the protest is yet unknown.