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PDP Women Leader Lands In Hospital After Being Attacked By Youths In Edo (Photos)


Former Edo State People Democratic Party PDP Women Leader, Mrs. Stella Evbuoman landed in a hospital after being brutalized by some thugs at the Airport on Friday. The attack happened while the Senator representing Edo South Senatorial District of the State, Matthew Urhoghide, PDP, was held hostage inside the VIP lounge of the airport for over two hours by youths after his arrival from Abuja.

According to reports, APC youths allegedly tried to attack him following his motion calling for the impeachment of President Muhammadu Buhari.

Though PDP youths equally stormed the airport but they were chased away by the waiting APC youths.

Urhoghide, who got wind of the situation allegedly hid himself at the VIP lounge.However, when Governor Godwin Obaseki arrived at the airport, Urhoghide made efforts to escape with the governor’s entourage but with the governor at the front of the VIP lounge, the APC youths pounced at him, removing his cap and hiting him with it.

The Senator returned to the lounge while Governor Obaseki entered his vehicle and zoomed off.

However, the PDP leaders who were at the airport to honour him with a red carpet reception with the Edo cultural troupe members fled for their dear lives on sighting the youths.

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