Some hoodlums have vandalised the billboards of Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar in Abakaliki, Ebonyi state capital.
The thugs are yet to be identified by the state police command who have began investigation to arrest the suspects.
Briefing journalists in Abakaliki over the incident, the coordinator for friends of Atiku Presidential Campaign, Onicha local government area of the state, Mr. Nnamdi Onu said the thugs also vandalised some properties at their office, Mile 50 along the old Abakaliki-Enugu road.
Mr. Onu added that the incident happened Thursday night.
“This morning as early as 5:30 am, we started getting phone calls from people living around our campaign office here at mile 50 Abakaliki that our office has been attacked by some hoodlums.
“We rushed here and discovered that some of our billboards have been damaged by the hoodlums
“We are surprised because we the Friends of Atiku are law abiding people because we are league of people; men and women, youths, the old and young in Nigeria who have identified with the wind of let get Nigeria working again that started in last couple of months”, he said.
Daily Trust observed that campaign both for governorship and presidential candidates in Ebonyi state are at a slow pace.
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