‘It Was A Coup To Take Out The Governor’
One of many vehicles destroyed within the assault
The commissioner for data Osun state, Funke Egbemode,has spoken on the assault on the state governor, Gboyega Oyetola, TheCable stories.
The commissioner says the assault on Gboyega Oyetola, the governor, on the #EndSARS protest floor in Osogbo, the state capital, was a premeditated try and assassinate him.
Oyetola was mentioned to be addressing protesters at Olaiya junction in Osogbo, the state caqpital, when suspected hoodlums launched an assault on the gang.
One individual was killed whereas a number of others sustained accidents within the assault. Two vehicles within the governor’s convoy had been additionally broken.
Reacting, Egbemode, who was additionally on the scene, mentioned the assault was past the #EndSARS protest and that the attackers weren’t protesters.
She expressed disappointment that the attackers had infiltrated the peaceable protest to execute their take sinister intentions.
“It was an assassination try. This was actually past the #EndSARS protest. The individuals who launched the assault weren’t protesters in any respect,” she mentioned.
“Protests have been occurring within the state for some days now, and there had been no assault on any authorities official because the starting of the protest.
“Nevertheless, right this moment’s assault modified the narrative. It was not a spontaneous try. The attackers had all of it deliberate. They’d weapons and different weapons. In actual fact, it was a girl who smashed the windscreen of the automobile of the Secretary to the State Authorities, Prince Wole Oyebamiji the place I used to be.
“It’s actually unhappy that these folks infiltrated the ranks of the peaceable protesters and took benefit of the governor’s stroll with the youths to execute their sinister intentions.
“It was merely a road coup to take out the governor, his deputy and the secretary to the state authorities, all of whom had been uncovered through the protest and needed to be smuggled into autos when the assault was launched.”