Two agents of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) have been shot by political thugs.
The agents were shot during the ongoing bye-election for Kogi/Koto-Karfe federal constituency, by suspected political thugs in Kogi State.
The Chief Press Secretary to the former Speaker of the Kogi State House of Assembly, Umar Ali confirmed this to DAILYPOST on earlier today.
The names of the agents is still unknown as at the time of filing this report.
Ali, whose principal is a candidate under the Social Democratic Party (SDP), told DAILY POST that the two agents have been whisked to an unknown hospital for treatment.
He said they were shot inside their vehicle along Federal Medical Centre road in Lokoja.
In other reports, the Peoples Democratic Party Youth Frontier has alleged that some thus and police men are going around disruption electioneering activities.
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KOGIBYEELECTIONSt luke primary school polling unit Adankolo election disrupted by @PoliceNG_PCRRU and armed thugs escorted by police and men of civil defence, sporadic shooting as the INEC adhoc staff run away for their own lives,as thugs escorted by police took away ballot box