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Monday, September 21, 2015

OPC Clash Claims 3 Lives in Kwara


About three people have been feared killed while five sustained serious injuries at Agbamu in Irepodun local government area of Kwara State during a clash that ensued among the members of the Oodua Peoples’ Congress (OPC).
The incident according to THISDAY checks happened at St. Paul Anglican Primary School , Agbamu during the 10th coronation anniversary of the royal father of the town, Oba Samuel Olusola Dare

Eye witness account told journalists in Ilorin that, crisis commenced when some members of the group stormed the venue of the programme to protest their purported expulsion from the congress before the national coordinator, Otunba Gani Adams who was said to be in attendance at the programme.

This development, it was gathered, infuriated the State chapter of the group which eventually led to violent clash among the members leading to the exchange of gun shots among them.

The security men at the venue of the occasion, especially policemen had hectic time in putting the situation under control as OPC members turned out in large numbers for the programme.

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