CITIZENS COMPASS– A campaign by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) was disrupted in Lagos as Nollywood actress and deputy governorship candidate, Funke Akindele was reportedly chased out of a Lagos market.
This occured on Tuesday, January 24, 2023 when the candidates were campaigning ar Ikosi fruit market.
PDP governorship candidate, Abdul-Azeez Adediran, popularly known as Jandor, in an interview with NAN, said some suspected thugs chased out the actress while the campaign was on.
He said the campaign was cut short following the incident.
During a meeting with the chief Imam of Ketu Central Mosque, Jandor confirmed that a security team member was stabbed while others, including journalists, were injured.
He said the actress left the campaign train while the team continued to move around the streets in the council.
Recall that in October 2022, Jandor cried out over similar situations that had happened repeatedly in various local government areas since he kicked off his tour of 245 wards.
Spokesperson, All Progressive Congress (APC) in Lagos, Seye Oladejo, denied the allegations when he was contacted on phone.