The bloodshed that followed the All Progressives Congress primary election for the Chairmanship ticket in the Surulere Local Government Area last week has been roundly condemned by some elders in the community.
The elders, who said it was a shame that party leaders have failed to conduct simple party elections have called on the decision makers to disqualify the candidates of the warring sides and instead pick a neutral aspirant.
It has been gathered that the Speaker of House of Representatives, Right Honourable Femi Gbajabiamila, is the main sponsor of one of the aspirants, Sulaimon Bamidele Yussuf, who is the current vice chairman in Surulere while Tajudeen Ajide, the chairman, are the brains behind Idris Aregbe’s chairmanship ambition.
The pandemonium, which followed the primary election, left two dead and many injured. It is said that both Gbajabiamila and Ajide alleged shared the used thugs and areas boys to distrupt the elections boys and different cult…
Source: Vanguard Newspaper