Akure Youth Coalition, a foremost Youth Organization in Ondo State Capital City have Called in the Ondo State Police Command and the State government, to stop the incessant killings among Akure Youths, masquerading under the auspices of different cult groups.
According to Our Sources from different Parts of The Capital City, no fewer than ten alleged cultists has been killed in the last 48 hours, when rival groups opened fire on each other.
The killings took place in major streets of the state Capital, and the last clash took place around 9:00pm on Monday, at NEPA round about in the metropolis.
In a statement by the President of Akure Youth coalition, Comrade Tuyi Adekanbi, Made available to Nigerian Cable News, he described the development as “worrisome.”
He posited thus:
“I Just want to call your attention to the recurring decimal of cultist killing in Akure metropolis. Till now 9 sound healthy youths had been gruesomely murdered.
Before now, we have called all individual and groups that matters that AKURE community is seating on a keg of gun powder with the activities of all these rivalry cults. They have graduated from night attacks and killings to a broad daylight operation.”
He went further; “There is Pandemonium in all the nooks and crannies of Akure. They dispossess innocent people of their belongings and many people ran to danger everyday for the past 3days.
Another boy has just been shot dead at NEPA roundabout this evening. His remains has been deposited at the morgue. Imagine! Police are out of it this time around. Help us, our youths are dying everyday.
Help us to call Mr Governor and our celebrated SSG to rise to there responsibility.”
The statement further tipped “the Akure Youth are expected to protest the cultists reckless killings today by closing major roads and markets.”