The crises rocking the Edo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, have taken a new twist as a venue to be used by National Chairman of the APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, for a political rally in Auchi, Estako West local government area has been set ablaze by suspected political thugs.
The rally was to receive some defectors into the APC.
Bittertruth Media gathered that things burnt included two cars, over 1000 chairs, canopies and the stage.
The incident reportedly happened at about 2am with shots of gun fired before setting the place ablaze.
The rally was to hold at a field owned by a private individual.
Meanwhile, the facctional Chairman of APC in the locality, Alhaji Abubakar Akokhia, said the rally would still hold despite activities of the suspected thugs.
It was further gathered that heavy security was being deployed to the area to forestall any attack.