Kogi State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party has condemned in strong terms the attack of the party stalwarts and witnesses from Kabba/Bunu LGA today at the premises of both Senate and Governoship election tribunal in Abuja.
In a statement signed by Achadu Dickson, Director of Research and Documentation said he witnesses were attacked when the court adjourned for break.
It was allegedly reported that the thugs were led into the premises by APC state chairman Alhaji Abdulahi Bello.
Among those attacked are senator Dino malaye, the petitioner, Barrister Alfred Bello PDP Treasurer, Mr Femi Arokoyo and Mr Mike Toluhi PW 2&3 witnesses at the governoship election tribunal.
Also the party has been reliably informed by hidding under the guise of preventing the spread of Corona virus to block movement of vehicles in and out of lokoja to prevent other witnesses scheduled to appear before the tribunal in Abuja during the week.
The party in the statem call on well meaning kogites to advice the state government led APC to allow peace to reign in the state and thread with caution more importantly at this critical period that all hands should be on deck to fight pendemic diseases ravaging the country.