Alaafin of Oyo breaks silence on Lekki Shootings
The traditional ruler of the Yoruba town of Oyo, Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi has reacted to the gruesome killing of peaceful #EndSars protesters at the Lekki Toll Gate in Lagos, on the 20th of October.
According to the monarch, while speaking at the stakeholders meeting that was held at the House of Chiefs, the Parliament Building Agodi Secretariat Ibadan, the Oyo State Capital, president Buahri is to be blamed for how the peaceful protest turned out.
Alaafin of Oyo stated emphatically that if the president had addressed the youth earlier than he did, things would not have gone wrong.
The king further mentioned that the youths have been denied of their rights, the peaceful protest of the youths have showed us the elders what we are lacking, they showed us through the protests that they are well organized, they have shown us comportment, they organized the protests to the amazement of all of us.
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