According to the reports by THE NATION, Nigeria vice president convoy was involved in an attacked by some political thugs in Ilorin the capital city of Kwara.
Political thugs suspected to have sympathies for Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday allegedly attacked the convoy of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo in Ilorin, the Kwara country capital.
The assault is said to have culminated in lifestyles-threatening gunshots, which left at the least supporters of the APC injured.
Many others allegedly got critically injured at the same time as strolling for their lives.
But a police source revealed the incident, which came about round Isale-Koko, Ilorin suburb, took place whilst the Vice President’s convoy had left the location.
When contacted, spokesperson of the country police command Ajayi Okasanmi could not verify the incident.
Reacting on the development APC governorship candidate inside the nation Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq condemned “the brazen assault nowadays in Ilorin at the convoy of the Vice President Prof Yemi Osinbajo by means of armed PDP thugs.”
In a assertion by his media aide, Rafiu Ajakaye, Abdulrazaq stated: “The vice president turned into at Isale Aluko suburb of Ilorin on a door-to-door marketing campaign while a few dare-devil gunmen opened hearth at his convoy which included hundreds of APC members and supporters.
“In what is a memory of the Offa theft, this attack is the peak of recklessness on the part of these road urchins who have lengthy been empowered and armed by using the discredited dynasty to terrorise our network and all and sundry who has contrary views to their amala politics.
“Coming just a day after of our supporters were killed in Ojoku inside the convoy of our senatorial candidate Architect Lola Ashiru, that is becoming an excessive amount of and the madness must prevent.
“Going into an election with those thugs definitely at the loose is an existential hazard no longer simply to anyone challenging the misrule in our country but to the complete humans of the kingdom and their homes.
“We name for immediate arrest and prosecution of these thugs. We additionally call for investigations to reveal folks who gave the orders for these deadly assaults.
“We call for all measures to be taken to ensure safety of lives and residences and sanctity of the ballot container in Kwara and past.
“No one’s political hobby have to be at the price of human lives and their residences.
“We insist that a political contest is a competition of thoughts and no person ought to be allowed to cow or kill others in the technique.”