The Oyo state’s EndSARS judicial panel has paid an assessment visit to Divine Success Nursery and Primary school, in Ibadan as part of their efforts to verify petitions received from the co-owner of the school, Mr Olabanji, about the destruction of the school and stationeries by protesters during the nationwide protests that rocked the city in October 2020.
The assessment visit which took place on Thursday was led by the Chairman of the Panel, Retired Honourable Justice Badejoko Adeniji and the Special Adviser to Governor Makinde on Political matters and Strategy, Babatunde Oduyoye.
During the assessment visit, the school co-owner’s wife, Taiwo Olabanji, affirmed the level of destruction of the school which has been instituted since the 5th of January, 2012.
It would be noted that over 70 petitions have been received so far by the Oyo ENDSARS Panel constituted by the state’s Government to investigate the victimization of residents by officials of the States Anti-Robbery Squad, on the 10th of November, 2020.
Meanwhile, speaking with newsmen on the assessment visit, the Chairman of the panel, Justice Badejoko Adeniji, noted that it is also important to verify the claims of petitioners before the Panel and make necessary recommendations to the state’s Governor.