By Yinka Adeniran, Ibadan
The Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Akanmu Adetunji has urged all warring factions within the on-going disaster at Shasha, Ibadan to sheathe their swords as jaw-jaw is best than war-war.
The primary-class monarch who bemoaned the excessive degree of insecurity within the land in latest instances made this identified in Ibadan on Saturday after holding digital conferences with related stakeholders, together with Hausa/Fulani leaders within the historic metropolis.
Oba Adetunji lamented that for all of us to actually belong to the nation referred to as Nigeria, it will be important for folks to eschew violence and bitterness by guaranteeing that minor conflicts don’t degenerate to pointless rigidity.
Based on Oba Adetunji “lots of our compatriots have been residing with one another for a very long time. We develop up and attend faculties collectively. Individuals from various ethnic teams do inter marry and provides start to beautiful youngsters.”
Olubadan said that it got here to him as a shock that disaster might escape in Shasha culminating in giant scale destruction equivalent to burning down of properties belonging to neighbours.
“Instantly the report of the disaster bought to us within the palace yesterday, the Governor of Oyo State, Engr. Seyi Makinde was the primary particular person I referred to as and now we have his promise that applicable motion could be taken as sinners wouldn’t go unpunished,” the monarch stated.
Oba Adetunji additionally urged the Governor to look into the potential for compensating all those that have been affected by the useless disaster.