War in Ibadan as police, drivers clash

  •Three killed, 15 injured •10 vehicles razed •Five pro-Akala’s supporters die in auto crash FOR hours, peace took flight from Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, yesterday as over 300 anti-riot policemen stormed the notorious state secretariat of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Olomi, to effect the directive of Governor Adebayo Alao-Akala that the union’s secretariat be pulled down at all cost. There was war and during the cross-fire between loyalists of the court-reinstated ...
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Added February 24, 2011
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