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APC supporter shot during rally

2015-03-16 21:18
Supporters ride in a campaign bus of leading opposition All Progressive Congress (APC) presidential candidate Mohammadu Buhari and his running mate Yemi Osinbajo as they drive past a campaign poster of Nigerian President and candidate to his re-elect ~ PIUS UTOMI EKPEI

Osun - Agunbiade Bukola, an All Progressive Congress supporter, was shot during the party's rally in Ilase, Obokun LGA, Osun state, allegedly by Peoples Democratic Party members, Naij reported.

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The victim who is in a critical condition, is believed have been taken to the Wesley Guild hospital, Ilesa, with witnesses claiming that the shooting took place ahead of Governor Rauf Aregbesola's visit to Ilase and Ibokun.

During a press conference regarding the incident, Dupe-Ajayi Gbadebo, APC leader in Obokun claimed that the attack had been ordered by Prince Francis Fadahunsi, the PDP senatorial candidate in Osun East.

She added that APC eyewitnesses could identify the attackers and provided their names, being Oguntade Blessing, Semiu Lamidi, Abiodun Fayawo and Kazeem.

For more on this story, visit Naij.

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