Ondo Church Attack: Fayemi suspends presidential campaign, pays condolence visit to Owo


Ekiti State Governor, and All Progressive Congress (APC) Presidential aspirant, Kayode Fayemi has visited Owo, Owo Local Government Area where scores of Christian faithful were killed and many others injured during service on Sunday.

Fayemi, a frontline presidential aspirant of the APC suspended his campaign on Monday in honour of the victims of the attack.

He also paid a condolence visit to the Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu as well as to the victims at the hospital.

In pictures posted on his official twitter handle, Fayemi tweeted,

Earlier today, I visited affected persons, families, the Olowo of Owo, the Catholic Bishop and Governor Rotimi Akeredolu

in Owo and Akure, Ondo State, following the barbaric and callous attack that occurred during a Holy Mass on Pentecost Sunday.

After the meeting, Fayemi summoned Ekiti State security chiefs for an emergency Security Council meeting.

The Ekiti governor also plans to convey a meeting with religious leaders in the state in a bid to effectively secure lives and properties in the state.

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