Daud Olatunji, Abeokuta
Hundreds of villagers in the Libegun Aregbe community, Obafemi-Owode Local Government Area of Ogun State, have kicked against the demolition of their houses and shrines by officials of the state government.
The villagers said their community, which has been in existence for over 450 years, was being demolished without prior notice and payment of compensation.
The Baale of the village, Pa John Akinsola, accused the state government of demolishing residents’ properties, including shrines, without a prior notice.
Akinsola described the demolition of their houses to pave way for a housing...readmore