The Ondo state government will be ruthless with any person, persons or group of persons who intend to, or who activate the process of threatening the peace of people in the state
The Commander of Amotekun Corps, Chief Adetunji Adeleye gave the warning while parading fourty two people from the northern part of the country caught in Okitipupa without a clear mission or verifiable identity.
Chief Adeleye said they were arrested after a distress call by residents of the town.
Orange FM’s Odunayo Odeja reports that the men and women were first sighted last thursday with their arrival creating apprehension among residents of the community.
The Amotekun Commander said the suspected invaders who were rescued from being lynched by residents of Okitipupa were later rounded up and profiled by the Amotekun Corps.
He said the explanation offered by the group showed that they were invited by a yet to be identified person for a special training.
Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Donald Ojogo said government is committed to the security of lives and property and there is need for residents to work hand in glove with the government for great results.
The suspected invaders who allegedly came from Jigawa and Kano states
were later escorted by officers of the Amotekun Corps to the state boundary, accompanied by the Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on security, Alhaji Jimoh Dojumo.