Oyo State Commandant Iskilu Akinsanya of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps today warn all the indigine and resident of Ogbomoso including other parts of Oyo State not to take law into their hand when they can enjoy the benefits of Alternative Dispute Resolution from the Command Peace and Conflict Resolution Unit.
He made this known today at the Command Headquarters Agodi Ibadan while addressing Armed men going for show of force in preparation for the Saturday Local government elections in the State. Four suspects arrested by the Agro Rangers squad in Ogbomoso axis of the Oyo State after a distress call was made by the chairman Ogbomoso Meyatti Allah, Alhaji Mahmud Muhammed for intervention in a serious fight at Ayanyan Kara market Ogbomoso between the Fulani people.
It was reliably gathered that the fight between the family of Alhaji Mumuni of Alata Village Ogbomoso North and Mr Daka Adamu of Idi Igba Village Ogbomoso North which started last Saturday 15th May,2021 at Okonjo area Ogbomoso North where two member of Daka family sustained injury. Following this it was alleged that Daka family invited their relatives from Gambari in Surulere Local Government for reprisal attack yesterday Wednesday 19/5/2021.
However the intervention of Agro Rangers squad doused the tension and four (4) suspects have been arrested in connection with the incident. They were Isiaka Abdulmumini male, 25yrs, Adamu Musa, male, 65yrs, Saliu Yusuf male, 20yrs and Muhammed Abdullahi male, 18yrs.
The other four victims who sustained various degree of injury rescued by the Agro Rangers have been taken to LAUTECH Teaching Hospital for treatment. They are Umaru Mumini male, 45yrs,of Alata Village, Isiaka Usman male,30yrs, from Gambari Oloya Village, Muhammadu Jamiu male,25yrs, of Alata Village and Hassan Yakubu male, 40yrs of Erita Village. Exhibits recovered from the suspects includes 3 Machet, 1 stick, 3 Techno Phone and a sum of #34,700 (Thirty four thousand seven hundred naira only.
Commandant Iskilu Akinsanya warns against violence in any form in Oyo State as NSCDC will not treat anybody involve in crime and criminality with kid glove. He appreciate the Chairman Ogbomoso Miyetti Allah for the call and encourage all the good people of the State to volunteer information to nip crime in the bud and promised that the identity of volunteers will remain confidential.
Meanwhile, as the same case have already reported to the Police Area Command where the crisis occurred, the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Ogbomoso Area Command have transferred the case to the Area Police Command despite the fact that NSCDC rescue the situation.
Supt Oluwole Olusegun (CDPRO)