Thugs Attack Zamfara APC Campaign Offices, Two Persons Feared Dead

Two persons have been reported dead as thugs attack campaign offices of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Gusau, the Zamfara State capital.

Along with the two casualties are properties worth millions of naira which were destroyed when the unidentified thugs invaded the APC campaign offices in the state.

Naija News learnt that the incident which happened on Monday after the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) declared the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Dauda Lawal as the winner of the March 18 governorship election in the state was confirmed on Thursday.

The Coordinator of the Tinubu/ Shetima Presidential Campaign Council in Zamfara, Kabiru Marafa confirmed the incident on Thursday.

Marafa told pressmen after inspecting the affected campaign offices, that the party can not quantify the monetary value of the level of damage to the various facilities.

The APC chieftain who condemned the attack said “The hoodlums vandalised the party’s buildings — broke the ceiling, tiles, roofing sheets, vehicles, generators and chairs, television, and table among others.

“After the election of 18th of March and the results declared, PDP was declared the winner. By morning, we got calls that our offices have been vandalized and in the last two hours I have been going around to check the damages.”

Marafa however called on political leaders to call their supporters to order to prevent the recurrence of this situation in the future.

Meanwhile, the police authorities in the state are yet to comment on the issue as of the time of filing this report.

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