Nollywood actor turned politician Desmond Elliot was shot at in Lagos. The thugs approached him and asked for money, but Mr. Desmond Olusola Elliot refused to give them money.
As a result they attacked his vehicle as his car drove away. He was not injured but they damaged his windshield. Desmond Elliot is running for second term in office as a Lagos House of Assembly candidate under All Progressive Congress (APC) ticket.
Premium times reported that Desmond Elliot was attacked around 3 pm on March 9, 2019 at Akerele junction in Surulere, Lagos.
Law enforcement officers in the area assisted him immediately when they sensed that he was in danger. Mr. Desmond’s supporter at a PU20, ward 7 poling place in Surulere also played a huge part in ensuring that he was safe.
The police came to calm the situation but the thugs in Surulere didn’t back down quietly, they continue to fire their weapons into the air carelessly to put fears in people.