BREAKING: Hulabaloo Rocks Ibadan South East As Suspected Thugs Attacks Agboworin’s Campaign Rally, Killed PDP Serving Councilor, Two Others
Barely 2-day to the Governorship and State House of Assembly Election, there is hulabaloo in Ibadan as suspected APC thugs reportedly attacked PDP campaign train in Ibadan South East , Eagle’s Sight News reports.
In this attack , a PDP serving councilor from Ward 10, Ibadan South East Local Government Area of Oyo State and about three others have been confirmed dead.
According to reports, this heartbreaking incident happened on Thursday when the reelected House of Representatives member Hon. Abass Agboworin led Ibadan South East Local Government rally in preparation for March 18th Governorship and state house of assembly election.
The APC perpetrators attacked the campaign train of the re-elected federal house representative member, Hon. Abass Agboworin who narrowly escaped death an eyewitness confirmed.
Among the three killed is a ward 10 councilor, by name Sulaiman Ariyibi, in Ibadan South East local government of Oyo state who was said to be shot dead by suspected thugs working with the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo state.
Identities the two-three other feared killed is yet to be ascertained as at the pressing time.
The PDP serving and re-elected lawmaker for Ibadan South East/North East Federal Constituency, Hon Abass Agboworin while speaking to journalists at the state Hospital, Adeoyo, where the bodies of the deceased were taken to expressed his displeasure on the tragic and shocking incident
The lawmaker also confirmed that he was the target of the assailants due to the inclusive election in his federal constituency,
He called on the police to carry out a thorough investigation in order to bring culprits to justice while alleging that Oyo state chapter of APC has taken the coming election as a do or die affairs. Western Mirror reports.
Confirming the development, the Oyo state Police Public Relation Officer (PPRO), SP Adewale Osifeso that investigation has commenced immediately and further updates will be provided in due time.