The All Progressives Congress, APC members loyal to Mr. Adams Aliyu Oshiomhole is pushing forward with their plan to hold a rally today, December 13, 2019.
The group’s decision is contained in a press statement issued earlier this morning.
“The leadership of the All Progressives Congress has decided that in the overall interest of our people, we will not engage the agents provocateur who are determined to unleash mayhem and bloodshed on Edo people.
“In the light of this, the Mega Rally for today will now hold at Pasor Osagie Ize-Iyamu’s compound, off Ugbo/Amagba Road at 10 am.”
The statement was signed by Chris Azebamwan, APC
State Publicity Secretary who is loyal to the proscribed Edo People’s Movement.
The decision to shift venue may not be unconnected with the cancellation of the planned rally by the Inspector General of Nigerian Police, Mr. Mohammed Abubakar Adamu.