The Police have defined how SP Alimeke Ignatius, the Divisional Police Officer, DPO of Obantoko police station in Abeokuta and a few of his officers had been injured throughout a combat between two faculties within the Ogun State capital on Wednesday.
It was learnt that college students of Egba Complete Excessive College and Asero Excessive College each in Abeokuta had engaged engaged in a bloody combat, hauling stones and different missiles at themselves.
The scholars had blocked the primary street, inflicting stress among the many residents of the world as they tackle one another.
Apprehensive residents of the world subsequently known as within the police to arrest the state of affairs.
DPO Ignatius and a few of his males who raced to the scene of the conflict, however they had been met with stones from the scholars as confirmed to journalists in Abeokuta by Ogun police spokesperson, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi.
The Police spokesperson mentioned college students of Egba Complete Excessive College and Asero Excessive College had been engaged in a combat and the police from the Obantoko station had been known as to take cost of the state of affairs.
“The DPO Ignatius was hit by stones. The students were throwing stones and other objects at themselves during the fight,” Oyeyemi mentioned.
When requested if any arrest was made, Oyeyemi retorted, “We cannot arrest the students because they are minors. We can only detain and counsel them, after which they will be released.”
In the meantime, the state chapter of the Police Group Relations Committee (PCRC) has condemned the assault, describing it as “uncivilized and unwarranted”.
The state Chairman of PCRC, Samson Kunle Popoola, in a press release signed by his media aide, Babatunde Odeyemi, lamented the general public dysfunction by secondary faculty college students within the state, saying “if this is not quickly checked, it may portray a great danger for the future of this country.”
Additional investigation report that secondary faculty college students in Ogun State have lately engaged in attacking their academics at any time when they’re punished for any unruly behaviour.
Additionally, there are issues that cultism is turning into the order of the day among the many minors in numerous faculties throughout the state.