Senator Shehu Sani and Senator Suleiman Hunkuyi, have on Sunday reportedly attacked by suspected hoodlums in Kaduna during press briefing.
According to witnesses, the senators had organized the press conference over alleged manipulation of their party, All Progressives Congress (APC).
Mr. Sani who represents Kaduna Central and Hunkuyi, Kaduna North, has confirmed the incidence.
Sani said the attack was sponsored by Kaduna State Government.
The two senators have being at logger heads with the state govenor, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai on political issues
The senators also confirmed that journalists were als attacked, of which one was wounded and now in the hospital.
Details to come…