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Hoodlums barricade Ekiti roads over impeachment plot

03 June 2015, 15:04

Ekiti - Political thugs suspected to be loyal to embattled Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose have blocked major roads leading into Ado-Ekiti, the state capital, Premium Times reports.

Eyewitness account revealed that the thugs barricaded the ‎Olasore side, Efon Alaye and the Ikere sections of the Akure-ado of the express road preventing vehicular movement.

Also read: PDP begs Buhari to save Fayose

It was learnt that the thugs were acting in response to the rumour that the 19 lawmakers of the All Progressive Congress are planning to enter the Ekiti State House of Assembly complex to proceed with the impeachment plot against the governor.

The Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) had begged President Muhammadu Buhari to save Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State from being impeached by the 19 lawmakers.

Read more at Premium Times

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