Many injured, property vandalized as APC, ADC supporters conflict forward of Ondo council ballot

Violent clashes have been recorded within the Ondo West Native Authorities Space of the state between supporters of the All Progressives Congress, APC and African Democratic Congress, ADC., barely 24 hours to the native council polls.

In accordance, the Police Public Relations Officer of the state, ASP Tee-Leo Ikoro, the reason for the conflict was but to be ascertained.

Ikoro acknowledged that there have been many casualties on either side with most of the wounded already hospitalized.

Through the conflict, no fewer than fifteen automobiles had been vandalised within the conflict.

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With each events buying and selling phrases over the violence, the state Chairman of the APC, Ade Adetimehin mentioned it was members of the ADC who attacked APC members campaigning within the space.

Adetimehin who described the ADC as an alarmist occasion mentioned the occasion was but to recover from the harvest of its chieftains into the APC.

He mentioned he suggested APC members to not retaliate any assaults however to report on the nearest police station.

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The Ondo APC chairman mentioned the occasion is campaigning with achievements of Governor Akeredolu in infrastructural improvement, schooling, well being, welfare and employment of younger graduates.

On his half, the governorship candidate of the ADC, Prince Dapo Adelegan condemned the violent assaults on his members.

Recall that comparable incident was recorded in Idanre native authorities space of the state when candidates and members of the Social Democratic Occasion, SDP had been attacked and injured by thugs. 

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