Mob attacks Governor Bello in Lokoja

Mob attacks Governor Bello in Lokoja
August 26 20:57 2016

Mob attacked Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi state after he attended a Jumaat payer in Lokoja, the state capital, on Friday.

Friday’s attack was the second in two weeks as the governor was attacked by irate youths in Ankpa, one of the largest cities in the state, when he attended a function there.

Witnesses said the governor was attacked with stones, rotten fruits and vegetables at the Lokoja Central Mosque, close to the old market.

According to witnesses, some of the irate residents were carrying placards with inscriptions against the governor.

Witnesses said the attackers were dispersed by the police.