Segun Oni escapes assassination as APC thugs attacks convoy in Efon

– Engr. Segun Oni

The convoy of the Segun Oni Campaign Organisation(SOCO) was brutally attacked with gunshots, cutlasses, sticks and stones by the fierce-looking thugs of the All Progress Congress (APC) at Efon Alaaye in Efon Local Government Area of Ekiti State yesterday.

According to a press statement issued by the Campaign Director of Media and Publicity, Mr Jackson Adebayo, the campaign trail which had successfully toured nine local governments since Monday and fully received by large turnout of members and supporters of the Social Democratic Party ( SDP) was attacked with gunshots, cutlasses and other dangerous weapons at the center of the town around 3.30pm.

Shortly after the Efon Local Government members and supporters of the SDP had converged at the venue to wait for the arrival of the party’s governorship candidate, Asiwaju Segun Oni, the thugs started to shoot guns and attacked the SPD supporters with sticks and cutlasses.

Some supporters were badly injured and vehicles in the convoy were damaged by thugs before the arrival of a detachment of police which overpowered the thugs
An officer of the Nigeria Civil Defense Corps was not spare by the APC thugs as they attempted to snatch his gun. He was wounded but refused to surrender his gun.

Photos of the wounded supporters:

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