Kogi 2019: I was attacked by Yahaya Bello’s men, Police watched, did nothing, Natasha cries out
The governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party, (SDP), Barr. Natasha Akpoti has allegedly stated that she was attacked, pushed to the ground and denied entrance to the Kogi 2019 election stakeholder’s meeting venue by the men of the Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello.
Natasha who made this known via her social media account, Twitter, revealed that the Police and other INEC officials, including the INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood and the Kogi state commissioner of police were present at the scene of the event in Lokoja but did nothing. Also read: Kogi 2019: We are still contesting; SDP reacts to INEC’s disqualification.
INEC had called for a stakeholder’s meeting to address perceived violence building up to the election in Kogi state, slated for Saturday 16th November.
Reports have also filtered in claiming that the Social democratic party. SDP has opted out of the peace accord organized by INEC owing to the attacks on its governorship candidate Barr Natasha Akpoti.
See Tweet Below I’ve just been attacked, pushed to the ground & denied entrance by Yahaya Bello’s @OfficialAPCNg into the Political Stakeholders meeting organized by @inecnigeria in Lokoja.
500 @PoliceNG watched doing nothing. Prof. Mahmood, Comm of Police were in there there & did nothing.