Few hours Mr. Yahaya Bello was declared winner of the Kogi state governorship election, thugs alleged to be All Progressives Congress (APC) members, set People Democratic Party (PDP) women leader ablaze.
Mrs. Acheju Abuh, PDP woman leader of Wada Aro Campaign Council, Ochadamu Ward, was set ablaze in her home at about 2:pm on Monday.
Witnesses say, thugs invaded her house, surrounded it, poured petrol and set it ablaze.
Her attempt to escape through the window was stopped by the thugs who sporadically shot at her.
FarukAdejoh-Audu, the spokesman, Wada/Aro Campaign Council, narrated how the thugs went to Abuh house chanting GYB 4+4, shot sporadically before setting her ablaze inside the house.
He has since called on the Kogi state commissioner of police to rise to the challenge and ensure peace return in Kogi state by addressing the gruesome murder being witnessed as a result of the activities by armed political thugs.