According to report reaching oyogist.com, The Amotekun Commandant in Oyo state, Rtd General olagunju has declared ibarapa zone of the state safe from attacks.
Recall that Ibarapa has been the hotspot of attacks by Fulani herdsmen, which prompted Youruba activist, Sunday igboho to issue an ultimatum for the Fulani herdsmen to vacate axis.
The Governor also visited the zone to hold a stakeholders meeting with the people, where he ordered the deployment of 200 Amotekun operatives.
The Commandant disclosed this in a statement made available to oyogist.com;
The statement read: “Anyone desirous of finding out the truth about the security situation in Ibarapaland contrary to the video/ audio being circulated in various forum can key into this opportunity.”
“I will personally provide escorts to and from Ibadan to Igangan general areas anytime this week.”
“You can organise yourselves and inform me if you are interested in finding out the true position of things in Ibarapaland.”
“I will be ready to move, just give me 10hrs head start. I am in Aiyete and I have been moving around Ibarapaland freely, no one has reported any adverse security issue to me apart from isolated case involving a fulani mansaid to have been killed in his house in a remote village around Eruwa in Ibarapa East on Saturday, by yet to be identified assailants. No security challenges observed in Ibarapa Central and North contrary to rumours been peddled.”
“We are fully on the trail of those responsible for the said murder in conjunction with other security agencies and we assure all that the attackers and their motives will soon be uncovered.”