The forth coming Election in Ondo State has garnered much reactions from twitter users over various shooting and violence recorded in the build up towards the Gubernatorial Election in the state .
The camp of the two major contenders Ogbeni Rotimi Akeredolu of APC and Eyitayo Jegede has recorded series of violence in few days to the election. Currently, the hashtag Shooting in Akure is Trending on Twitter has several shootings and killings has been recorded in few hours.
Election is not war. Our politicians should call their supporters to order please. Let peace reign in Ondo state. We want a violence-free election, where people will not be afraid of going out to vote for the candidate of their choice #Akureshootings
Check tweets below:
Use #AkureShootings, let's register our displeasure with the recent violence happening in Akure because of the forthcoming election. We are not going to war 🙁
— Olúyẹmí Fásípè 🇳🇬 (@YemieFASH) October 4, 2020
If you are in akure, stay safe out there and confirm the safety of your location before going out today #AkureShootings
— Gbenga hacket (@GbengaHacket) October 4, 2020
Less than a week to #OndoDecide2020 and there is this much violence🤷♀️. I am scared for myself, I am scared for my kids. Are u saying we can't go out in peace because election is coming? So, I can't go out without the fear of being hit by a stray bullet😭?#AkureShootings
— MOFOLASADE👸👸 (@hadassahdebby) October 4, 2020
This #Akureshootings is becoming something else, last night all hell was let loose at Oba nla, this morning is ijomu. Since when do we vote with guns in Ondo state? This is a new level of unacceptable election violence. https://t.co/osA17OYJvz
— Love (MyLove) Ogundipe 💡 (@loveog2002) October 4, 2020
Election isn’t war. Let’s stop the violence.