Sunday Dare aides did not open fire, the dead body was brought to the palace

Miscreants, touts and hoodlums on Sunday disrupted a meeting between the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare and the Soun of Ogbomoso, Oba Oladunni Oyewumi,Traditional council and Ogbomoso Parapo.

The meeting was disrupted when the hoodlums attacked the Soun’s palace in Ogbomoso by throwing stones and other objects into the palace before they forcefully gained entrance into the palace.

ROUNDOYO can exclusively report that security operatives with the Minister rescued, the monarch, his wife, chiefs, journalists and others who were at the meeting without firing smudging.

The miscreants who brought in a dead body to the palace demanded that the monarch should come out which is a taboo according to one of the palace assistants.

The Minister who was with only few security operatives ordered his security operatives not to shoot nor bring out their gun as it will only escalate things.

However, the Police Area Commander provided external security who dispersed the hoodlums who has already vandalised, looted the ancient palace and damaged several vehicles with tear gas.

The Minister, has earlier getting visited the parents of the deceased who was killed in Saturday and those receiving treatment at Bowen University teaching hospital where he paid for their strongly.

While speaking with the SOUN of Ogbomoso, the honourable minister condemned the use of live bullets by the Nigeria Police Force to disperse protesters saying there are other means to do so which will not erupt violence.

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