#EndSARS: Osun CP condemns protest hijacked by thugs


Abimbola Abatta, Osogbo

The Commissioner of Police, Osun State Police Command, CP Undie Adie has condemned in totality the violent attack on the convoy of the Governor of Osun State, Mr Adegboyega  Oyetola while addressing EndSARS protesters.

According to the CP, the protesters, infiltrated by hoodlums armed with dangerous weapons such as stones, clubs, cutlasses, guns, etc. attacked the Governor, entourage, and vehicular convoy.

This was contained in a statement released and made available by the PPRO, Opalola Yemisi Olawoyin.

He noted that the police escort attached to the Governor rescued the Governor back to Government House at Oke-fia without harm, adding that “information at the disposal of the command indicates that two persons are reported to have died in the pandemonium.”

CP Undie appealed to members of the public to remain calm and law-abiding as efforts are ongoing to restore normalcy.