The Oyo State Police Command, on Tuesday, defined the rationale behind the discharge of three members of the Odua Peoples Congress (OPC).
DAILY POST has earlier reported how the three OPC members who have been arrested on Sunday have been launched.
Our correspondent learnt that the OPC members have been arrested after they arrested Isikilu Wakili, a Fulani herdsman.
Wakili has been accused of masterminding collection of assaults, killings and kidnappings circumstances in Ibarapa geo-political zone of the state.
DAILY POST studies that Ibarapa zone had witnessed a collection of safety breaches resulting from infamous actions of suspected Fulani herdsmen who have been accused of terrorising harmless residents.
Amongst notable individuals killed within the zone by suspected gunmen in the previous couple of months are Mrs. Sherifat Adisa and Dr. Fatai Aborode.
On Tuesday, unconfirmed info surfaced in Ibadan, the state capital that the arrested OPC members had been transferred to Abuja for additional investigation, although the police command insisted that every one the OPC members are nonetheless in Ibadan.
Police Spokesman, Olugbenga Fadeyi instructed DAILY POST that the OPC members are nonetheless in Ibadan, opposite to insinuation that that they had been transferred to Abuja.
Fadeyi instructed DAILY POST that the OPC members are nonetheless on the Prison Investigation Division, Iyaganku in Ibadan.
DAILY POST nevertheless learnt that the three OPC members have been launched after a lot strain from stakeholders.
Public Relations Officer of the State Police command, Mr. Olugbenga Fadeyi who confirmed the discharge of the OPC members Tuesday evening, famous that the trio have been launched on well being grounds.
Fadeyi maintained that the OPC members have been launched on Tuesday resulting from their well being standing.
He stated, “They’ve been launched resulting from their well being standing.”