Protest Rocks Ibadan Over Killing Of Teenager By South-West’s Amotekun Corps

Youths in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, are at the moment protesting the alleged killing of a 15-year-old boy by an operative of the South-West safety outfit, Amotekun corps.

The aggrieved youths have reportedly blocked some roads within the Mokola space of the state.

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According to Daily Post, {the teenager} was recognized as a printer apprentice, who was despatched to purchase meals when he was killed.

Details of the dying are nonetheless sketchy.

The protesters blocked the University College Hospital, Mokola Road, for a couple of minutes as they burnt tires on the freeway.

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They later moved to the Oyo State Secretariat in Agodi, the place they once more blocked the highway.

Some of the commuters plying the Total-Garden Secretariat Road, Government House Road and Parliament Road needed to discover different routes.

“Amotekun killed one boy that was going to buy food because he is a printer and they spent the night at their shop,” a supply was quoted as saying.

Normalcy has returned to Mokola on the time of submitting this report, alhough some aggrieved residents are nonetheless on the Secretariat Road.

The Amotekun corps had but to make an official assertion in regards to the experiences.

SaharaReporters had earlier reported that the sufferer was stated to be making ready to take a seat for the West African Senior School Certificate Examination on Friday.

It was additionally gathered that males of the Nigerian Police Force had tried to take the corpse away however they have been stopped by the individuals.

A supply had stated, “The 15 years previous boy had been making ready for his exams on Friday and was shot at by an Amotekun man within the early hours of at present (Wednesday) at Mokola, Ibadan North, Oyo State.

“The police tried to take the physique away however the individuals refused with power. People are crying. A lady stated she ate with him final evening as he was making ready for the exams.

“It isn’t clear why the Amotekun man shot him. Maybe it was an unintentional discharge, we do not know.”

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Protest Rocks Ibadan Over Killing Of Teenager By South-West’s Amotekun Corps

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