King's Fighting: Osun Residents Protest For The Dethronement Of Oluwo
Earlier this morning, the residents of Ogbagba have stormed Osun State Secretariat, Abere Osun State to protest the alleged beating of their monarch, Agbowu of Ogbagba, Oba Dhikirulahi Olabira on Friday during a peacemaking meeting by the Oluwo of Iwo.
The protesters bore placards with inscriptions such as: “Justice must prevail“; ” Oluwo destroys traditions: Suspend him!”; “Oyetola save our souls” and “Suspend Rasheed Akanbi now”, among others.
It will be recalled that naijacrawl reported the news of the peace meeting that turned to physical assault between the two monarchs in Osun state.
Lekki residents protest high toll
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