Political Violence erupts in Ondo, 10 Injured.

 Political Violence erupts in Ondo, 10 Injured.

Another political violence erupted in Ipele, Owo council area of Ondo state as political thugs injured no fewer than ten persons, destroyed vehicles and other property in the town. In all no fewer than 20 vehicles were destroyed, several motorcycles burnt. The two major political parties, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the All Progressive Congress (APC) however traded blames. The Peoples Democratic Party alleged that the campaign team of its Ondo governorship candidate, Eyitayo Jegede, was attacked in lpele, Owo area of the state by thugs loyal to governor Rotimi Akeredolu. It alleged that policemen in the town supervised the attack on the campaign train. A statement by the Eyitayo campaign organisation signed by its Head, Media Research, Kayode Fasua in Akure said that “the APC-led government of Mr Rotimi Akeredolu has continued its pursuit of promoting violence in this election. Fasua said that “Our campaign team was yet again attacked by members of the APC in Ipele who had blocked access to the palace of the king and the maternal home of the PDP candidate in a bid to deny him access to both places earlier scheduled to be visited by Mr Eyitayo Jegede SAN.


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