As a result of an assault to its Public Relations Officer, the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria, Oyo State chapter has gave 24hrs quit notice to the Nigeria Immigration Service to vacate their various offices in all the 33 local government areas of Oyo State.
A disorder between men of Nigeria Immigration Service and the executive chairman of Ibadan North local government Hon. Shuib Oladayo Yusuf, Agba Egbe was reported yesterday afternoon.
The videos emanated from the scene revealed a sporadic shooting, while staff of the council were seen running helter-skelter with the premises.
This morning during a press briefing attended, Oyo ALGON registered its displeasure over the attack on the chairman of Ibadan North Local government, Hon. Shuaib Oladayo Yusuf , Agba Egbe.
Speaking on behalf of the association, Oyo ALGON Chairman, Hon Sikiru Sanda said the group condemned in it entirety, the assault, molestation and harassment of Ibadan North Local Government Chairman, who sustained multiple injuries following the ugly incident.
Hon Sanda who is the Executive Chairman of Egbeda Local Government noted that the actions of the Immigration Operatives negates the position of the Executive Governor of Oyo State who has been championing the safety, peace and security of residents of Oyo State.
Speaking further, Sanda said the sporadic shooting by the officials of Immigration is barbaric. He urged the Comptroller – General of Immigration to produce the officials who perpetrated the dastardly acts within 24hr.
In attendance were chairmen from Akinyele, Oyo East, Atiba, Olorunsogo, Ogbomoso North, Ogbomoso South, Oluyole, Ibadan North East Local Governments among others.