Following an earlier clash between peaceful protesters and the police, the Oyo State Governor has given a direct order to the Nigerian Police to,
desist from monitoring protesters, as he instructs other security agencies to peacefully monitor the protests
“The police should take a back seat as other security agencies take the frontline In securing the lives of protesters at this time”
He added ” To the protesters, I say please continue to protest peacefully These are trying times for all of us and I pray that,
God continues to guide us and give us wisdom to navigate through them, God please the federal Republic of Nigeria, God bless Oyo State”.