Hoodlums has attacked some supporters of the Labour Party presidential candidate, Peter Obi in Lagos on Saturday, a day the highflying presidential candidate holds his final campaign rally in the State
Multiple media reported stated that the supporters were attacked with. machetes and other objects as they made their way to Tafawa Balewa Square (TBS), where the rally is to be held.
Several vehicles and even buses with banners carrying pictures of Peter Obi and his running mate, Dr. Yusuf Datti Baba-Ahmed were vandalised.
Investogist reporters monitoring the events on Saturday learnt that different danfo buses without number plates were see to be broken down on important routes to TBS.
Videos and pictures shared on social media also showed some individuals believed to be Obi’s supporters with bruises, as well as vandalised buses and cars purportedly deployed to transport supporters for the various events to be held by the party.
Blame for the attacks is being put on the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Nnamdi Maduakor is a Writer, Investor and Entrepreneur