Labour Party Denies Attempted Attack On Obi In Ibadan

Chief Spokesperson Labour Party Presidential
Campaign Council (LP-PCC), Dr Yunusa Tanko, has debunked the claim of attack on the presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Peter Obi, at his Ibadan rally.

A viral video had shown a man believed to be Hausa caught with a dagger.

According to those who made the video, h was attempting an attack on Obi.

Reacting, Tanko shared:

*The man recording can be seen in the viral video approaching the ‘alleged’ attacker speaking to him in Hausa thinking he was from the north; he replied them in yoruba that he came with a ‘mogaji’, a name they call their leader in Ibadan.

“The incident reported as an attack on HEPO was not true the individual in question was an internal security operative . Kindly Disregard Ibadan was peaceful despite serious security challenges across the country. Thank you Ibadan Oyo state in general.

“NB: emotions can be high but don’t trigger panic and falsehood and stop profiling people by their looks.”

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