None of our men was involved in Born Photo fracas – Amotekun Corps
The newly inaugurated Oyo State Security Network, codenamed “Amotekun Corps” has dismissed the report going round that a member of the corps opened gunfire on some residents of Ibadan, killing two and injuring many.
The corps Public Relations Officer, Mrs Ayolola Adedoja who stated this in an interview with Radio Nigeria said the perpetrator was not a member of Amotekun.
Mrs Adedoja confirmed that there was a crisis around Born Photo and Isale Osi area, of Ibadan involving men of the Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC) and some hoodlums.
According to her, the operatives of Amotekun Corps were only invited to enforce peace within the said area.
Radio Nigeria gathered that two persons were shot dead during the fracas.