The Lagos State Police Command has launched an investigation into the assault on the Peoples’ Democratic Occasion (PDP) marketing campaign prepare.
Police Public Relations Officer SP Benjamin Hundeyin made the announcement on Monday.
The spokesperson confirmed that the DPO in Badagry was notified by the celebration of the places of their visits and safety was offered.
“Nevertheless, the marketing campaign prepare made an unscheduled go to to a completely completely different and undisclosed location on its manner again with out corresponding notification to the police,” he stated.
Hundeyin stated the command was ready for the victims’ complaints, because the statements would assist the continued investigation.
“The reassurance is provided that no stone will likely be left unturned to arrest and take a look at the attackers,” added the PRO.
Occasion members and supporters of PDP gubernatorial candidate Olajide Adediran (Jandor) had been ambushed on Sunday.
They had been coming back from a visit to the Ikoga Junction space of Badagry native authorities.
The PDP declared that the culprits had been loyal to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).
JandorFunke 2023 Marketing campaign Council Publicity Secretary Hakeem Amode stated a number of members of Jandor’s entourage, together with journalists, had been injured.
The spokesman stated the thugs had been yelling APC whereas capturing and utilizing harmful weapons.
“Our celebration expressed concern about the specter of utilizing APC-sponsored thugs to assault our gubernatorial candidate’s marketing campaign applications,” Amode stated.
Jandor comes from the Badagry division of Lagos. His commonplace bearer and working mate, Funke Akindele visited Islamic and Church leaders hours earlier than the assault.