The commissioner for police, Oyo state command has given an update on the fake news of violence and killings circulating on social media on Sunday 10th March, 2019.
The information was contained in a press release by the PPRO yesterday, which reads;
“my attention was drawn by critical stakeholders and AIG zone 11 Osogbo to the spate of unsubstantiated stories of alleged killings published in the social media today 10th March, 2019 which is alarming. These stories, I can confirm in its entirety are false, planted by mischievous persons to deliberately cause disaffection and tension in the state”
He also appealed to the good people of Oyo state to go about their lawful duties or businesses without any fear or intimidation.
A copy of the press release is given below;