Oyo looting spree: 300 motorbikes stolen from senator’s residence in Ibadan



Not less than 300 motorcycles and other items were looted bome irate youths on Saturday from the Oluyole Ibadan Estate residence of the Oyo Central senator, Teslim Folarin.

It was gathered that the irate youths shattered the entrance doors and windows of the politician carting away some of his personal effects worth millions of naira.

The serving Senator confirmed the incident on Fresh 105.9 FM on Saturday during a telephone interview.

Folarin confirmed that no fewer than 300 motorcycles, deep freezers, and food items, which were meant for the empowerment of his constituents, were looted.

He said: “I am relieved because no life was lost .” He, however, did not confirm if the matter had been reported to the police or not.

Also confirming the incident, the Oyo Police Public Relations Officer, Mr. Olugbenga Fadeyi, said: “The Divisional Police Officer, Oluyole, is fully aware of the development and the matter is being investigated.

“We shall be able to give the detail on the circumstance surrounding the incident after the investigation has been concluded.”

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