One killed and several wounded in Osogbo the state capital of Osun after Governor Gboyega Oyetola convoy shot peaceful #EndSARS protesters on Saturday.
According to a released statement, VIA official Twitter of Osun State government said hoodlums swooped on the Governor while he was addressing the #EndSARS protesters.
“There was an attempt Saturday on the life of the Governor Oyetola. Armed with guns, cutlasses, the hoodlums swooped on the Governor at Olaiya junction, while he was addressing the #EndSARS protesters at the state capital,” he said.
“Governor Oyetola had joined protesters in the walk from Alekuwodo area to Olaiya junction, singing with them and promising them that their demands will be looked into and that he supported how their peaceful agitations which is a part of the democratic process.
However, while still addressing the youths, the armed men and women started shooting, hurled stones at the Governor’s car.”