On the convoy attack of the Osun State Governor’s wife ,Mrs Kafayat Oyetola which happened on Friday, it has been confirmed in a statement from the Osun State Police Command ,Saturday that five people had been arrested in connection with the attack which happened at Owode ,Ede.
The command spokesperson, Yemisi Opalola said operatives were contacted at about 8:30pm on Friday that the convoy of Mrs Oyetola had come under attack.She said, “Information was received that at Owode, Ede Market Express way, some hoodlums were attacking convoy of the First Lady. DPO ‘A’ Division Ede promptly mobilised and led the detectives to the scene, where they met CSP Dauda Ismail, the CSO to His Excellency (Adegboyega Oyetola), the executive governor of Osun State.“He stated that one Omolola Opeyemi ‘M’ of Ijebu Ode, a driver of one truck without reg number blocked the movement of the First Lady, as a result of the traffic blockage.“The driver was wounded on his forehead while some hoodlums took advantage of that and started stoning vehicles in the convoy that got one DSS personnel wounded. However, five suspects were arrested at the scene.”
“Information Officer to the office of the First Lady, Oluwatunmise Iluyomade, also confirmed the incident, saying, “No life was lost in the incident. Some security personnel attached to the convoy sustained various degrees of injuries.”
Recalling that hoodlums on Friday evening attacked the convoy of Kafayat Oyetola, the wife of Governor Gboyega Oyetola, at Owode Ede in Osun State.The trouble started when security operatives attached to the Osun First Lady attempted to clear the traffic caused by a truck suspected to be faulty around Owode Ede market to allow for easy passage of her convoy.