Makinde described the occurrence as unfortunate, adding that his government has ordered investigations into the violent act.
Browsing: Iwo Road
Briefing the newsmen at the end of the patrol, the state Commissioner of Police, Ngozi Onadeko, said the patrol was to let the public be aware that their safety was the primary responsibility of the police.
The Nation learnt that the students were going to school on a motorcycle when the truck crushed them along Iwo-road, Ibadan expressway.
The Peoples Democratic Party in Oyo State says the criticism of the planned expansion of Iwo Road interchange in Ibadan with N8 billion by the All Progressives Congress is a demonstration of the party’s insensitivity to the plight of commuters in the axis.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State has raised the alarm over plans by the Governor Seyi Makinde-led administration to spend N8 billion on a proposed reconstruction of the popular Iwo Road interchange in Ibadan, the state capital.