The Police in Osun has blamed the attack on the State Governors convoy on thugs who had infiltrated EndSARS protesters.
The Commissioner of Police, in the State CP Undie Adie 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.
The State PPRO SP Opalola Yemisi Olawoyin, stated that the protesters, infiltrated by hoodlums armed with dangerous weapons such as stones, clubs, cutlasses, guns, etc, attacked the Governor, entourage and vehicular convoy”
Olawoyin however disclosed that the police escort attached to the Governor rescued the Governor back to Government House at Oke-fia without any 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 CP therefore appealed to members of the public to remain calm and be law-abiding as efforts are ongoing to restore normalcy.