A civil rights organisation, Save Lagos Group (SLG) has requested the Federal and Oyo State Governments to fish out the safety operatives over a “bodily contemporary assault and try” on Sunday Adeyemo popularly referred to as Sunday Igboho on Friday.
It suggested the DSS to cease denying the foiled try and arrest Sunday Igboho on Friday as broadly reported within the media, recalling that the lads of the key police have tried comparable motion on Founding father of on-line medium, Sahara Reporters and Revolutionary, Comrade Omoyele Sowore on the premises of the Court docket final yr.
The group disclosed that the state authorities has turn into a burden on the individuals whom it ought to guard and safeguard.
The boys of the Division of State Safety (DSS), Police and Troopers, have allegedly attacked Sunday Igboho at Guru Maraj’s space in Ibadan, the capital of Oyo State on Friday, whereas he was going for a gathering with Afenifere Leaders in Lagos.
The group in a press release issued in Lagos on Saturday signed by its Convener, Comrade Alimi Sulaiman lamented that findings from analysis performed by the Save Lagos Group have proven that the state authorities has turn into a burden on the individuals whom it ought to guard and safeguard.
“The accountability of governments everywhere in the world is to guard and safeguard the protection and well-being of the individuals by putting in measures that might alleviate their sufferings in addition to people who would improve their day-to-day dwelling.
“Sadly, this isn’t the case once you see what’s going on in Lagos State, the place successive governments within the state have shirk their tasks to the individuals by changing into a burden on them by way of varied punitive and exploitative measures which have come to turn into a yoke on the individuals,” Sulaiman acknowledged.
Group asks FG, Oyo govt to fish out operatives who allegedly attacked Sunday Igboho