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Jos - Two People were on Saturday trampled to death in a stampede during the All Progressives Congress presidential campaign rally in Jos, Plateau State, reports Vanguard
The victims were trying to force their way out of the crowded Rwang Pam Township Stadium, venue of the event, when the incident happened.
Thousands of APC supporters had thronged the venue to cheer Buhari and other party leaders that accompanied him to the rally.Also read: APC flays Jonathan for attacking Buhari
During the rally several Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) members in the state defected to the APC.
Read more at Vanguard
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