Admin l Sunday, February 26, 2023
LAGOS, Nigeria – “It’s like June 12, all over”, one of the children of winner of the June 12 1993 presidential election, Chief MKO Abiola told Professor Pat Utomi, a chieftain of Labour Party, at the collation centre of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC in Lagos.
Pat Utomi alleged to be under siege by thugs loyally to the ruling All Progressive Congress, APC said he is safe and thanks Nigerians for outpouring of prayers since the news hit town that he was under siege to swap Labour Party victory in Lagos with that of APC, or lose his life.
He said that while an Abiola called to declare that it is like June 12 allover the country, he said those who once acclaimed themselves as hero of democracy may be plotting against democracy, the way things are turning out.
‘’Be assured wonderful Nigerians that I am safe. With such outpouring of love and concern my love for Nigeria is even growing in leaps and bounds.
‘’ As we pray, one matter seems worth bringing to God’s altar. When one of the Abiola’s called me to indicate how it felt like June 12 all over, point came up that some who claimed hero status for June 12 may now be plotting same’
‘’Pray that God enable people live their talk’’, he said.