Ibadan crisis: OPC confirms death of three members

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Ibadan crisis: OPC confirms death of three members

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Ola Ajayi, Ibadan

Following the bloody clash between members of the Oodua Peoples Congress and a notorious gang identified as Herald gang within Ibadan metropolis which resulted in the death of some people, the leader of OPC in Oyo State, Mr Rotimi Olumo has confirmed that three of his men were killed during the fracas.

There are contradictory casualty figures while the crisis which engulfed places like Oopoyeosa, Inalende and Abebi lasted. Some claimed that 11 people were killed, while others said it was only four people that were killed. Two bodies were found.
Olumo who said his men did not kill anyone said alleged that it was one Jalaruru that led the attack.

According to him, the violent clash started when gang allegedly robbed some motorcycles. But, the robbers were traced to their hideout and the matter was reported at the Mokola Divisional Police station.

Olumo said, “The OPC boys involved are our boys. We only heard of the matter midnight Thursday. The…



Source: Vanguard Newspaper