Ogun State Governor ,Dapo Abiodun on Friday , were attacked with stones by some angry youths in Abeokuta,while circulating alleviation bundles to pad the impacts of the continuous Coronavirus lockdown on the individuals of the state.
Governor Abiodun decided to to do the job himself, following complaints that the relief packages being distributed in the state did not get to the poor and vulnerable.
According to Daily Post media, Abiodun drove a group to a territory called Oju Ogbara and Ago-Oko zone of Abeokuta North Local Government around 6:20m on Friday, to hand the nourishment things over to the intended interest group.Ans also share sum of of N200,000 to some ‘area boys’.
The eyewitness told the media that the Governor, as he moved towards Oju Ogbara, was stopped by some angry residents of the area, who were chanting, “Dapo ebi n pawa”, “Amosun o fi ebi pawa” (Dapo, we are hungry, Amosun didn’t starve us).
“In the blink of an eye, the angry youths started throwing stones. The Governor quickly escaped into his bullet proof G-wagon and he was driven out of the scene. “Two policemen were seriously injured with stones; the bus conveying the press crew was also destroyed and some pressmen sustained minor injuries,”