The Government of the state of Osun has placed 24-hour curfew on every angle of the state, starting from 11:59 pm on Tuesday, October 20, until further notice.

This was convey in a statement signed by Wole Oyebamiji, the Secretary to the State Government, and send to newsmen on Tuesday evening, stated that with a high spirit of duties the unlucky dangerous dimension the End SARS protests have began across the nation, most especially in Yoruba Land.

Oyebamiji remembered Saturday’s scenario on the governor, saying Oyetola would been dead by now and not have been alive to chaired over Tuesday’s security meeting.

His statement read in full: “In spite of the Saturday incident, we have allowed the protest to continue in the hope that the real protesters would take charge of the protest.

“Events of the last 48 hours have, however, shown clearly that the protests have been hijacked by criminals and hoodlums.

“As a responsible and responsive government that took the sacred oath to protect the lives and property of our citizens, we will not sit and watch criminals unleash terror on our State.

“By implication, there shall be no movement except those on essential duties who will be permitted to move around. These sets of persons must have valid identifications to move around during the period of the curfew.

“All citizens and residents are enjoined to comply with this directive as any person found contravening this order shall be arrested and made to face the wrath of the law.

“I enjoin all our citizens to be peaceful and to be law-abiding as all efforts shall be made to protect them and their property."

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