At least four persons have been killed after an All Progressives Congress primary election for House of Representatives and house of assembly positions turned bloody in Igando area of Lagos state.
The incident occurred on Friday May 27, at Igando-Ikotun and Mosan-Okunola council secretariat which was the venue for the primary election.
In video shared online, some thugs who wielded weapons were seen facing each other before security operatives intervened.
Two of those killed have been identified as Surry Boxer and Ogunlaye. Watch videos from the scene below.
Four die, several others injured, in Igando-Ikotun and Mosan-Okunola council secretariats, venues of the APC Houses of Ass & Reps primary elections in Alimosho state, federal constituencies of Lagos state with residents scampering for safety amidst sporadic gunshots. pic.twitter.com/wEIiM3SwLt
— TeepsyWAy❤️💕 (@Oluwateepsy2) May 27, 2022