IBADAN, Nigeria (VOICE OF NAIJA) – A Nigerian lady, Uzodinma Lucy Ogodo has cried out on Twitter after she was attacked by political thugs at her polling unit in Ebonyi State on Saturday.
According to the medical laboratory scientist, she went to her polling unit to perform her civic duty on Saturday.
When she arrived at her polling unit, APC thugs allegedly followed her insisting that she must vote APC.
When she refused to vote for their preferred candidate, she was assaulted in the presence of security men and INEC officials.
“Today I went to my polling unit to perform my civic duty…APC thugs followed me to my polling booth insisting I vote APC, of course I refused and voted my preferred candidate after much struggle to tear my ballot paper, Infront of the already bought over security men and INEC staffs,” she tweeted.
“Afterwards my clothes were torn and I got beaten up, I’m alive and well, Thank God.
“They threatened to kill me when they see me in town, well na God get all man life and we all die at some points, but while I live, nobody will bully me into supporting evil I will fight with the last drop of my blood!
“God bless Nigeria!
God bless Ebonyi state