By Richard Thomas, Ibadan
There is palpable tension in the ancient city of Ibadan as rival political thugs engage in serious fight over the murder of a federal lawmaker, Honorable Olatoye Temitope sugar.
Areas like Iwo Road/Bishop Acedemy, Bustop Gate in Ibadan North area local government, Oremeji, Orita Aperin among other parts of the metropolis have been taken over by political thugs, causing security breach. The development has forced the people to stay at home while other moving through the areas ran for safety.
In a telephone conversation with Western Post News, the State Commissioner of Police CP Shina Olukolu said men and officers of the command have been deployed to the areas to install normalcy.
According to him, police are already in Iwo Road and the affected areas to put the situation under control.
Hon Temitope Olatoye popularly known as Sugar was murdered during the March, 9 2019 governorship and house of Assembly election at Laupon in Lagelu local government area of the state by suspected political