The National Working Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party has directed all its Oyo state chairman and others to mobilise their members to embark on peaceful protest in state capitals.
Insideoyo.com gathered that the protest is to stand against federal might and alleged attack on governor Ayodele Fayose ahead of the Saturday’s Ekiti gubernational race.
The directive was contained in a statement issued Wednesday by its National Organising Secretary, Col Austin Akobundu (Rtd).
TO ALL STATE CHAIRMEN:
The National Working Committee has directed that all State Chairmen mobilize former NWC Members, BOT Members/ former Governors, all State Exco Members, Exco Members of the Party at all levels and Stakeholders with our teaming supporters
— H-TV (@HECTVofficial) July 11, 2018
According to the statement, the chairmen are to mobilise former NWC members, BOT members/ former governors, all state executives members, executive members of the party at all levels and stakeholders along with party supporters, for a peaceful procession to the State Police Command in their respective states to protest police brutality on Wednesday in Ekiti State.
The statement said the protest march would begin by 10am simultaneously across the nation.
“All state chapters are to deliver a protest letter to the Inspector General Of Police through the Commissioner of Police ” it said.