Osun State Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola finally speaks about what happened yesterday evening where his convoy was assaulted by #EndSARS protesters in Osogbo the State capital. The governor alleged that the #EndSARS protest in the state was hijacked by suspected political thugs.
The Osun state police command has confirmed the death of two people during the protest.
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Governor Gboyega Oyetola during a state broadcast said the suspected political thugs attacked him at the scene of the protest at Olaiya Junction and not youths protesting police brutality by the defunct SARS operatives.
He said the incident would be investigated with a view to bringing the perpetrators to book.
He said, “The attempt which was carried out by political thugs was pre-planned and our government shall investigate the matter with a view of bringing the perpetrators of this heinous act to book.
“As the Chief Security Officer of the state, we shall ensure that lives and properties of our people shall be protected and anybody found culpable of causing unrest shall be made to face the wrath of the law.”
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