On Monday, the governorship candidate of the Labour Party in Osun State, Lasun Yusuf, escaped death as some yet-to-be-identified gunmen opened fire on his residence in Ilobu.
The LP candidate is a former deputy speaker of the House of Representatives.
According to the reports, Yusuf and members of his family were around when the assailants invaded the house.
The gunmen were said to have been unable to gain entry and they resorted to firing into the part of the building where the bedroom is.
Wole Oladimeji, the media aide to the LP governorship candidate told the reporters that nobody was killed or injured.
” He ( Yusuf) was in the house with members of his family. But no one was injured.
“The gunmen fired into the upper floor of the storey building where bedrooms are because they could not gain entrance into the building,” Oladimeji said.
He said his principal would report the incident to the police very soon.