Police warns against unlawful gathering in Osun State

Police warns against unlawful gathering in Osun State



The  Police Command  in Osun has warned against unlawful gathering; or blocking of free-flow of traffic in the state.


In a statement by the police spokesperson in the state,  SP Yemisi Opalola; the police said it had information that some unscrupulous elements were planing to start an #EndSARS solidarity protest in the state.


“The intelligence availed the command revealed that some unscrupulous elements are planning to embark on unlawful gathering; in solidarity with #EndSARS protesters elsewhere.


“The commissioner of police has advised that this unlawful plan should be jettisoned.


He has warned that the command will not condone any act; that will jeopardise the peace and tranquility presently enjoyed in the state.


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“Note also that gathering of any sort now is unlawful; and also a violation of COVID-19 laws.


“Parents and guardians should warn their children or wards to desist from any act; that is capable of causing  breach of peace in the state.


“Be warned also that, the command will not tolerate deliberate blocking of roads to impede free-flow of human and vehicular movements; molestation of innocent members of the public and destruction of any kind. This will be resisted decisively,” the police said

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