Following the attack at the palace of the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, in the early part of Monday, Governor Abiola Ajimobi has condemned it, ordering the security agencies to ensure that the perpetrators are brought to book.
A statement issued by the governor’s special adviser on communication and strategy, Yomi Layinka stated that “The attention of the Governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has been drawn to the alleged act of brigandage during a ceremony at the palace of the Olubadan, His Imperial Majesty, Oba Saliu Adetunji, today (on Monday).
“The governor condemns the said act in its entirety and has directed security agencies to ensure that the masterminds are swiftly arrested, interrogated and brought to justice.
“The governor has vowed not to brook anyone or group of people desirous of bringing back the regime of violence and brigandage to the state.
“He wishes to reiterate his commitment to the security and protection of lives and properties of all citizens of Oyo State, which he has laboured hard to restore and maintain in the last six years,” it stated.