By Funmi Adekoya
The Governor of Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke has directed security agencies to arrest any resident who violates the directive on the restriction of movement as the House of Assembly election holds Saturday across the 30 local governments and Area Office.
The Governor in a statement by his Spokesperson, Mallam Olawale Rasheed tasked the security agencies to enforce previous directive and regulations which required political leaders to stay in their area after voting instead of moving round towns and villages.
The statement says any resident who breaches the directive on movement restriction should be picked up stressing that nobody no matter how highly placed will be allowed to disrupt the peaceful conduct of the assembly elections.
The Governor said he had directed immediate arrest of hoodlums and political thugs in the state and ensure anybody caught faced the full wrath of the law.
Meanwhile, the State Government has condemned the killing of a People’s Democratic Party, PDP, supporter, Mr. Wole at Ile Ife on Thursday evening after a political rally attended by the National Secretary of the All Progressive Congress, Senator Iyiola Omisore.
Governor Adeleke who condemned the killing of Mr. Wole and others in various incidents of political violence directed security agencies to arrest all the perpetrators.
He commiserates with the families of Wole and others who have been killed simply in the course of the election.
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