The convoy of the deputy governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Occasion (PDP) in Ogun State, Adekunle Akinlade, was reportedly attacked on Thursday.
DAILY POST learnt that the convoy was attacked whereas the PDP supporters have been coming back from their marketing campaign rally in Igbesa, Ado-Odo/Ota Native Authorities Space of Ogun State.
Confirming the assault, Akinlade’s media aide, Azeez Adelani, stated “the aspect glass of the automobile the Deputy Gubernatorial candidate, Hon. Adekunle Akinlade was touring in was smashed.”
In keeping with him, different branded autos have been broken, whereas some supporters sustained numerous diploma of accidents.
Adelani blamed the assault on some thugs he stated have been members of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).
He stated the thugs “laid ambush and attacked autos and PDP supporters after their Igbesa rally.”
Nevertheless, Adelani maintained that Akinlade was not perturbed by the incident as he stated “no quantity of intimidation or provocation will distract him or the PDP from seeing what he described as ‘God’s challenge’ by means of.”
Whereas expressing confidence that the PDP would win the overall elections, Akinlade referred to as on celebration members to be affected person and steadfast.
In the meantime, the PDP in Ogun State has referred to as on safety companies to offer extra safety for residents, no matter their political affiliations, in search of investigation into the assault.
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