The Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun, on Monday, appealed to the angry party members to not disgrace him before President Muhammadu Buhari
This was created throughout the Ogun State All Progressives Congress presidential rally in Abeokuta.
The campaign rally, that started immediately the President got to the venue, MKO Abiola stadium, kuto Abeokuta.
Violence started as Oshiomhole was invited to stage for his speech. As he began to talk, suspected hoodlums started throwing stones at him and one amongst the stones flew within the direction of the President.
He was saved by one amongst the protection operatives who was hit by one the stones thrown within the direction of the APC chairman, Oshiomole.
Appealing to the angry crowd, Amosun tried to pesuade, “I beg you within the name of God. this is what they want to happen. Please don’t disgrace Ogun state here,” he begged in Yoruba.
“Our father is here, please don’t disgrace Ogun state. i beg you in the name of God, please don’t disgrace Ogun state before our father… we’ve laboured this far. i’m appealing to you. Please leave. i encourage you with the name of God, please leave. I beg you.”
Earlier in his welcome address, Amosun had eulogised Buhari’s virtues and highlighted the attributes why Ogun people ought to vote for him.
Amosun further said, “We have accepted President Muhammadu Buhari as our father. within the interest of affection and therefore the respect we’ve for Mr President, allow us to swallow our pride and subdue our anger. Don’t allow them to return with an inaccurate impression that we aren’t for Buhari.