President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress national party chairman were on Monday attacked at the party’s rally held in Abeokuta.
The President was stoned with materials suspected to be shoes and stones as he raised the hand of APC governorship candidate,Dapo Abiodun.
As a result of the violence, activities at the MKO Abiola International Stadium, Kuto, Abeokuta, was paused for some minutes as bodyguards guarded the president to avoid being hit by the objects being thrown at him and other party members.
The development angered the leaders of the party, including former Governor of Lagos State, Bola Tinubu, who left the podium while the President was making his remarks.
Also more reporets say that the presidential campaign of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Ogun State has ended in violence.
The rally turned chaotic when the state Governor, Ibikunle Amosun mounted the podium to campaign for the APC and at the same time another party.
Irked by the development, former Governor of Osun State, Rauf Aregbesola, stormed the stage to challenge him, resulting to almost a physical combat between the duo.