According to naij.com, the senate president, Olubukola Saraki, was stoned in Ilorin, capital of Kwara state as he arrived for Muslim Eid al-Adha prayers.
According to an eye witness, he said;
“Shortly after the senate president and other dignitaries arrived, some people started throwing stones and sachet waters in the direction of the Senate President and other important people,” one witness said.
“They started chanting Ole Ole Ole (thief), “Pay us our salaries”, “Where is our bailout money” and “Don’t use bailout money to service Abuja politics.”
Some of the attackers began destroying cars and other properties in sight.
See Nigerians response to the incident;
At the Ilorin Mosque, some people cheered bukola saraki while some people stoned him. Prayer was eventually disrupted pic.twitter.com/LngT3scCJj
— HAJI MUTIU OPELOYERU (@HajiMutiu) September 24, 2015
Why was he Saraki stoned by his own people ?
— Imran (@Abou_Sidra_) September 24, 2015
Saraki was stoned along with the Emir. You people can sit here speaking English since you are not in the masses' shoes.
— Mr. Aremu (@niyorty) September 24, 2015
Saraki stoned in Kwara again????? This is surely not a good time for saraki at all
— Bolaji (@beejaygreen) September 24, 2015