Thugs Attack All Progressives Congress Chieftain, Burn House In Nasarawa Over Election Results

Some hoodlums have attacked Mr Waziri Enwongulu, the Legal Adviser, All Progressives Congress (APC) of Wakama ward, Nasarawa State.

According to the News Agency of Nigeria, Enwongulu disclosed this on Saturday in Wakama when officers of APC and stakeholders visited him, stated that he didn’t know why the unidentified males attacked him and burnt his brother’s home.

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“It was around 1am today that I heard some voices at my door that I should come out or they will set my elder brother’s house ablaze including me.

“When I came out of the house, I saw four people with knives, cutlasses and big sticks. They told me that APC changed the result of Chairmanship and Councillorship election in Wakama ward.

“They asked me to lay down and I complied, and they beat me to comer. When I laid down, two of the men were guarding me and the other two went and set my elder brother’s (Mr Paul Angbazo) house that I am living in ablaze.

“As you can see, everything was burnt but I thank God for saving my life,” he stated.

Enwongulu stated that the unknown assailants additionally threatened to kill him.

“They asked me to call Dr James Angbazo, the former APC gubernatorial candidate that I should tell him my last word on earth.

“And when I called his (Angbazo) number, he did not pick and they asked me again to call any of my brother’s to tell him that they will kill me,” he added.

He stated that the unidentified males additionally requested him to present them cash “but I told them that I have no money.”

While sympathising with Enwongulu, Usman Gboble, the Chairman of APC within the space, urged him to proceed to be prayerful.

He stated that the get together would report the incident to the suitable authority for needed motion.

The get together chairman and different stakeholders of the get together had formally knowledgeable the Aren Akun, Alhaji Usman Galadima Umbugadu, and the District Head of Wakama, Mr Adams Makka-Nangba, concerning the assault.

It will likely be recalled that on October 7, the Nasarawa State Independent Electoral Commission declared that the APC had received all of the 13 chairmanship and 147 councillorship positions within the native authorities election performed on October 6.

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