2019: APC Spits Fire Over Attack On Monarchs In Osun
The All Progressives Congress in Osun has warned those sponsoring thugs to attack his supporters to stop the barbaric act.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Iwo Federal Constituency, Osun State, has condemned in totality alleged attacks on some traditional rulers, following the visit of Nigeria’s vice-president, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo to the town on Friday.
The traditional rulers, led by the Olofa of Offa in Kwara State, Oba Mufutau Gbadamosi were on their way to their hotels about an hour after the departure of the Vice President’s team when some hoodlums attacked their convoy and vandalized several vehicles.
Sources told Bounce News
that the thugs numbering about 30 blocked the monarchs' convoy and started vandalizing vehicles.
It took the intervention of security details attached to some of the monarchs before the situation was brought under control.
Speaking on the incident, the Secretary of Campaign Committee of the APC for the Federal Constituency, Dele Nafiu, said the latest attack on the revered monarchs and their entourage was the highest form of irresponsibility and political brigandage ever displayed by any politician, warning that such act of violence would elicit dicey consequences if the perpetrators failed to put a stop to it.
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“We must use this opportunity to tell those sponsoring violence in Iwo and its environs that enough is enough.
"Before this latest attacks on our royal fathers, on Thursday February 7, some thugs and members of the ADP attacked APC supporters on their way to the palace of Oluwo after the massive campaigns in Feesu.
“Though, their planned attacks on the convoy of the APC Senatorial candidate, Engr Adelere Oriolowo was foiled and they beat a hurried
retreat, it is significant to note that the aim of these sponsored misguided elements was to maim those in the convoy of the senatorial
candidate of the APC.
“Two days before that, on Tuesday February 5, some of the ADP hoodlums had gone to attack some innocent APC members around Morodo Area of
“However, we want to say enough is enough at this stage. We must sound this note of warning that no party or individuals have monopoly of
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