The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and main opposition party and the Peoples Democratic Party were engaged in physical attack and five persons reportedly injured while campaign vehicles vandalized Wednesday in Oba- Akoko in Akoko southwest local government area of the state.
The APC claimed hoodlums loyal to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governorship candidate, Eyitayo Jegede SAN attacked the convoy of Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu SAN, at Oba Akoko
Governor Akeredolu and the All Progressives Congress (APC) campaign train were on the way to Ikare-Akoko in continuation of the local government campaign rally when the PDP struck and attacked the convoy of the campaign train.
The branded campaign vehicles donated to Akeredolu campaign by Ambassador Sola Iji have been vandalized while by the PDP hoodlums.
But the PDP said no fewer than five persons sustained varying degrees of injuries when the convoy of Ondo State governor, Mr. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu stormed Oba-Akoko.
The Party claimed that the convoy of Jegede was badly damaged, while Jegede himself is being held hostage inside the palace of the monarch of Oba-the Oloba, by gun-totting hoodlums suspected to be agents of the governor.