Adamawa Governor, Ahmadu Fintiri, who is the Chairman of the Electoral Committee for Kogi State Peoples Democratic Party primary escaped the bullets of the gunmen by the whiskers in the early of Wednesday.
This followed gunmen attack on the venue of the primary, Conference Stadium in Lokoja, the state capital, by unknown gunmen.
It was gathered that voting had ended and sorting of votes were going on when the gunmen came to the venue about 1:45a.m. Wednesday and started shooting from different directions thus abruptly ending the primary.
According to report, votes in eight out of the 10 ballot balloxes had already been counted and sorted before the disruption by the gunmen.
Aspirants, delegates and others scampered for safety while the number of casualty has yet to be ascertained as at the time of filing this report.
Governor Fintiri was said to have escaped the bullets of the gunmen.