Unconfirmed reports indicate that two people may have died after suspected thugs disrupted a campaign rally of the APC Lagos State governorship candidate, Babajide Sanwo-Olu in Ikeja today.
Sources reveal to Today’s Echo that there were sporadic gunshots at the venue of the event as suspected miscreants unleashed mayhem.
Popular media personality and Ovation Magazine publisher, Dele Momodu posted a video of the incident on Twitter with the comment ‘What mamner of politics is this? This happened just now in Lagos‘
What mamner of politics is this? This happened just now in Lagos… pic.twitter.com/Wt7r9k4FaM
— Dele Momodu Ovation (@DeleMomodu) January 8, 2019
There are also reports that a leader of the National Union of Road Transport Workers(NURTW), MC Oluomo has been stabbed in the neck and is currently in critical condition
According to Vanguard, the crisis started when fight suddenly broke out midway between two rival groups while Governor Akinwunmi Ambode was addressing party supporters and crowd at the Skypower Ground, Ikeja G.R.A.
More details later