The Commissioner of Police, in charge of Osun State Police Command, CP Undie Adie has condemned in totality the violent attack on the person and convoy of the Governor of Osun State, His Excellency, Isiaka Adegboyega Oyetola, while addressing EndSARS protesters.
In a press statement signed and released by SP Opalola Yemisi Olawoyin, the
Police Public Relations Officer Osun State Command “the protesters, infiltrated by hoodlums armed with dangerous weapons such as stones, clubs, cutlasses, guns, etc, attacked the Governor, entourage and vehicular convoy”.
Opalola hiwever disclosed that “The police escort attached to the Governor rescued the Governor back to Government House at Oke-fia without harm”.
According to the PPRO “Information at the disposal of the command indicates that two persons are reported to have died in the pandemonium”.
The Commissioner of Police therefore appeals to members of the public to remain calm and be law-abiding as efforts are ongoing to restore normalcy.