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LG Election: Ekiti Assembly Speaker Led Thugs To Shoot Us – Victim Speaks On Hospital Bed

One of the victims who were shot by some political thugs on saturday in Ikere-Ekiti, the home town of the honorable speaker of ekiti state house of assembly, during the local government election in the state, Ayeni Olumide Salvation has revealed on sick bed who sent the thugs to shoot him and others.

Salvation, the popular Facebook comedian and a member of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP said “the Speaker of Ekiti State House of Assembly, Funminyi Afuye leads thugs to shoot us just because he want his blood brother to become a Councillor “

He posted it on his Facebook timeline with picture captions

Newsflash247 had earlier reported that there was tension in the second largest city of Ekiti State, Ikere Ekiti, where one was reportedly killed on Saturday, December 7, Local Government election in the state

The main opposition party in the state, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP contested against the candidates of the ruling All Progressives Congress in all the 16 local government areas of the state.

The election was marred by violence at some polling units in Ikere Ekiti where one person called Dotun Koseedake was shot dead in Oke’kere area of the town.

According to the report, the popular Facebook comedian, Ayeni Olumide Salvation sustained serious injuries.

Ayeni Olumide Salvation

Also, Ifaki Ekiti in Ido Osi local government where the candidates of the PDP was attacked by APC thugs who gave those of the ruling APC a serious contest.

Former Deputy governor, Professor Kolapo Olusola visited the victim at EKSU teaching hospital, Ado Ekiti

Newsflash247 gathered that Kayode Babalola, the Councillor Candidate of PDP, in Ifaki Ward 2 was attacked at his polling unit.

The presence of policemen and other security operatives in the town prevented the situation from degenerating.

One of the victims

Meanwhile, Former Deputy Governor of Ekiti State Prof Kolapo Olusola Eleka on Sunday morning commensurate with the family of Deceased Dotun Koseedake in his family house, who was killed on Saturday December 7 by political thugs in entourage of APC Chieftain in the town on the day of Local Government Election at Are/Araromi/Ayetoro ward, A.U.D Primary School Araromi Ikere Ekiti Unit.


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Victor Akande

Victor Akande, a blogger by profession for the past 7 years. He studied Mathematics at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka Contact: +2348053316946 Twitter: @Newsflash2471

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