Stress heightened in Akure, the Ondo State capital on Sunday morning when thugs suspected to be from the camp the of All Progressive Congress, APC and the Peoples Democratic Social gathering, PDP attacked one another.
In the course of the fracas, sporadic shootings rented the air as motorists and passers-by scampered for security.
With the busy Oba Adesida highway abandoned which additionally prolonged to Arakale axis of town, those that have been on their solution to church have been pressured to show again so as to not be caught within the internet of the violent assault.
The thugs armed with harmful weapons have been mentioned to be about 70 in quantity.
Two individuals have been allegedly shot through the assault.
It was gathered that the early morning disaster was a reprisal assault by suspected APC thugs following an assault on their members at Ijomu/Oba-Nla junctions of the state capital by PDP thugs on Saturday night time.
Based on a supply, policemen who have been drafted from A-Division Police Station which was few meters from the scene of the disaster couldn’t cease the thugs who have been mentioned to be armed with weapons, machetes and different harmful weapons.
The governorship election within the state will maintain six days from now.