THERE was a renewed fighting in Ilobu and Ifon in Osun State starting from yesterday till the time of filing this report.
There was an SOS announcements from the Rave FM, Osogbo calling on the Police Commissioner and other security agents to urgently attend to the killings and arson to enforce law and order.
This was in spite of the curfew declared by the State Government.
The State Government issued a Press Release on Wednesday, October 4, 2023 by the Commissioner of Information, Kolapo Alimi.
“Regarding the curfew put in place because of the communal clash between Ilobu and Ifon communities, Osun state government has directed that the curfew continues in order to maintain law and order in the affected communities.
The notice of curfew conveyed by the Commissioner for Information and Public Enlightenment, Hon Kolapo Alimi reads as follows:
Governor Ademola Adeleke has directed that the Curfew placed on Orolu and Irepodun Local Governments continues.
The Curfew time has now changed to the hours of 6pm every night, and 6am in the morning. Human and vehicular movement is to be restricted during the curfew till further notice.