Rally: Gunshots As Atiku’s Convoy Attacked In Borno

The convoy of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar was attacked in Maiduguri, Borno State, on Wednesday.

In a video seen on social media, a group of people were seen running in different directions as gunshots rent the air.

Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP’s) campaign trail landed in Borno, an All Progressives Congress (APC) stronghold, on Wednesday.

Vandalised vehicles were seen in the convoy of Atiku at Ramat Square in Maiduguri, the state capital.

Spokesperson of the Atiku Campaign, Senator Dino Malaye, blamed the attack on the ruling party in Borno.

Melaye lamented that more than 70 people were hospitalised.

“They wanted to prevent us from doing holding the campaign, as we speak, 74 people were injured and hospitalised.

“Several vehicles were vandalised by APC thugs.

“The APC is yet to react to Melaye’s allegation as of the time of filing this report.”

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