The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned Wednesday’s physical attack on Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti by policemen deployed for Saturday’s governorship election in the state.
Addressing a news conference in Abuja on Wednesday, National Chairman of PDP Mr Uche Secondus, described the incident as “a complete attack on democratic order and direct assault on Ekiti State and her people’’.
According to him, Nigeria’s democracy has finally come under heavy attack.
Secondus said that in the All Progressives Congress (APC) desperation to take over Ekiti, the Federal Government deployed armed police personnel led top officers, including Commissioner of Police in charge of Mobile Unit.
He said that the police blocked the state’s Government House, attacked and placed the democratically elected governor under house...