Recuperating OPC chief, Demola was pictured this morning in hospital celebrating the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari whereas thanking God for giving him a second likelihood in life.
The sufferer of election day violence,Demola who was presumed lifeless after been stoned severally on election day for making an attempt to disrupt elections in Ojota, thanked the Igbo household that rescued him as he acquired on his ft for the primary time after the incident.
Read the incident right here: For Disrupting Elections, Lagos Voters Stone OPC Leader To Death In Okota (Video)
He mentioned, ” Buhari’s victory has consoled and relieved me of the agony I felt. I’m neither a political thug nor did I lead thugs to disrupt elections as speculated. I’m a really revered OPC chief in my space.
“What occurred on election day was a misunderstanding that escalated, we(OPC) weren’t out to forment any hassle however to observe the method and likewise forged our votes.
“We weren’t armed and we did not intend to assault anyone. Tempers have been excessive therefore our attackers had a area day attacking us.
“Several of us have been injured however I used to be essentially the most affected as a result of I attempted to regulate the violence when it began.
“I see the scars from the assault throughout my physique however I owe no person any grudges. I’ve determined to forgive everyone and transfer on. A great household rescued me and have been paying for my therapy. I owe them my life simply as my attackers owe me theirs. I go away the whole lot to God. He concluded.
Demola who’s reported to be responding to therapy will quickly be discharged from the hospital.