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Ibadan Arson Not Politically Motivated – Police

Oyo State Police Commissioner, Abiodun Odude, has revealed that preliminary investigation into the burning down of houses and shops in three major areas in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital on Sunday was not politically motivated. The CP stated this while answering questions on the matter that saw 20 houses and over 18 shops burnt in Idi-Arere, Asaka, and Oja Igbo area of Ibadan. The Commissioner also stated that the force has mapped out strategies to deal with such occurrences in the future. Four persons were arrested in connection with the attack in Ibadan on Sunday. FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

Accord calls for investigation into Oyo lawmaker’s murder

The Oyo State chapter of Accord Party has condemned in a very strong term, the gruesome murder of a member of Oyo State House of Assembly representing Oorelope State Constituency, Honourable Gideon Aremu, who was felled by the bullets of assassins last Friday night. In a release issued and signed by the party’s state publicity secretary, Dr Nureni Adeniran, Accord described the “heinous crime as one too many at this auspicious time in the political history of Oyo State.” Read More FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email