The gubernatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress in Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai was this morning attacked by Nigerian Soldiers in Kaduna.
According to Muyiwa Adekeye, who tweeted via his twitter handle, @muyiwaadekeye, the soldiers attacked Elrufai at the junction of Ahmadu Bello way and Rabah junction in Kaduna, and seized the gun of the police orderly in the process.
It is not clear what lead to the attack by the soldiers.
He said senior officers of the army intervened in the ensuing scenario and brought the situation to an end.
While this was going on however, youths in Kaduna who witnessed the development gathered and sheilded Elrufai and even escorted him to Kawo, Muyiwa Added.
He said the gun was seized from the police ASP leading Elrufai’s convoy.