The Director, Media and Publicity, Kaduna State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Campaign Organisation, Ben Bako, has been arrested by security agents.
It was learnt that Bako has been taken to Abuja headquarters of the Department of Security Service, DSS,for questioning over what it referred to as hate speech made during the PDP campaign in Kafachan last week.
The PDP’s Spokesperson told their supporters in Southern Kaduna during one of the opposition’s campaign rallies to attack anyone who will vote for APC in the area.
Reacting, PDP Deputy Campaign Director-General, Ashiru/Marshal governorship Campaign Organisation, Danjuma Sarki alleged that the arrest “was orchestrated to persecute and silence the opposition in the last days of the election”.
Below is a video of Bako making the 'hate speech' at a PDP rally last week.
He is Ben Bako, Director of Media and Publicity of Kaduna State PDP Campaign Committee and the immediate past Commissioner of Information in Kaduna State. Listen to him calling for the killing of all Southern Kaduna Christians that will vote for APC. The event was at Kafanchan. pic.twitter.com/gfBdVxfFcf— Quraish (@MohammedQurais4) February 10, 2019