Former President Goodluck Jonathan not attacked – Police
The Police Public Relations Officer, Mr. Asinim Butswat, of
The Bayelsa State Police Command has debunked reports
that former President Jonathan was attacked in his state.
According to him, a group of hungry youths mistook a
convoy of the former President for one of the governorship
candidate on electioneering ahead of the December 5
They followed the convoy perhaps for alms, only to
discover it was that of Jonathan. When they realized this,
the youths, who had followed him up to his house in
Yenagoa, pulled back and ran away. Security operatives
however ran after them and arrested some of them.
did not attack the convoy and no weapon was found on