Akure - There are indications that the All Progressive Congress may hold the Ondo state governorship primary election in a military base, reports Naij.
The exercise is slated for Saturday, August 27.
There are fears within the ranks of the party that the process might be taken over by violence if it holds in an open field.
The party leaders feel that the only way to forestall violence is to move the election to a military barrack where maximum security can be assured.
The military base being proposed by the party leaders is the Army Barracks along Ondo road.
Also read: APC members exchange gunshots at party secretariat
There has been tension in the party in the state following accusations that one of the candidates of the party has been endorsed by the national leader of the party, Bola Tinubu.
The state Chairman of the party, Isaac Kekemeke was removed because of this accusation, reports News 24
Members of the party also engaged each other in a gunfight following Kekemeke's removal.
- News 24