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Police launch investigation on fire Incident at Sunday Igboho’s house


The Police Command in Oyo State has given more insight on how the house of Sunday Igboho was burnt down by hoodlums

It was earlier reported that that some suspected arsonists on Tuesday set the house ablaze

The house which was located around at Soka area of Ibadan, the Oyo State capital was burnt around 3 am.

Recall that Yoruba freedom fighter had issued a seven-day ultimatum to Fulani herdsmen in the State.

Reacting on the inferno, the  state police command confirmed that the house was set on fire by some suspected hoodlums.

Speaking, Public Relations Officer of the state police command, Mr. Olugbenga Fadeyi noted that the arsonists went to the house in a Hummer bus and a Micra car.

The Police image maker said that a mini sitting room in Igboho’s house was affected by the fire, adding that the

He, however, insisted that police have commenced investigation into the matter.

“FIRE INCIDENT: At about 0620 hrs of today 26/01/2021, report was received at Sanyo Police Station that some unidentified hoodlums came to Sunday Igboho’s house at SOKA area of Ibadan in a Hummer bus and Micra firing sporadically, and set the house ablaze.

“A mini sitting room got burnt in the process while other property are yet to be estimated. Immediately the DPO Sanyo got information about the incident, he contacted the Fire Service while he also went to the scene for on the spot assessment.

“The fire was eventually put out. Investigation has commenced into the incident while the police is on the trail of the hoodlums.”