POISON PALAVER: CANOPY FELL ON AMOSUN AND AKEREDOLU
There was a mild drama at the burial of Senator Isiaka Adeleke today.Adeleke died Yesterday The canopy housing some important dignitaries at the burial came crashing on Gov. Ibikunle Amosun, Rotimi Akeredolu, and former Governor Of Osun State Olagunsoye Oyinlola and Idiat Babalola,.who is a commissioner nominee of Governor Rauf Aregbesola.
The canopy was said to have been pushed by angry youths who were angry and have been protesting since Senator Adeleke died claiming He was poisoned.The youths ended up chasing Babalola out of the venue.
The anger of the youths on Babalola was as a result of the rumor that He was being prepared to become the running mate of the anointed candidate of the APC which according to them was the reason why Adeleke was poisoned.
On sighting, Babalola, the youths asked that she should be asked to leave. Intervention and pleas by members of the deceased family did not persuade the youths who started shouting and raining curses on her.
According to Punch, The youths started shaking the canopy where Governors Ibikunle Amosun, Rotimi Akeredolu, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola and Deji Adeleke were seated to chase out Babalola with shouts of betrayal filling the air.