Protesters block Osogbo-Ilesha Expressway over alleged EFCC harassment


Bola Bamigbola, Osogbo

Some people in the early hours of Tuesday blocked the Oke Omiru end of Osogbo-Ilesha Way in protest, alleging harassment by the operatives of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.

The protesters were said to have prevented vehicular movement on the road with bonfires.

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The spokesperson of Osun Command of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Daniel Adigun, in a chat with our correspondent, confirmed the incident.

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He said, “From reports made available to us, EFCC raided some suspected internet fraudsters in the area last night and the protest, we are told, is organised by some of them.”

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