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Apparently reacting to the collapse of security in some parts of Abeokuta, the Ogun state capital, the Oro traditionalists have taken over the security of some communities in Obada-Oko.
Obada-Oko is located on the Abeokuta-Lagos Expressway in Ewekoro local government area of the state .
PLATFORM TIMES had reported the recent kidnapping activity where three residents were taken by gunmen penultimate Saturday .
The gunmen who shot one of the victims that later escaped from them, demanded the sum.of N10 million, hard drugs and food as ransom .
PLATFORM .TIMES gathered that the community had paid the sum.of N1.5 million and some packs of codeine to secure the release of the three residents from them .
Consequent upon the activities of the kidnappers in the area which have sent panic into the bone marrow of the residents in the area, Oro traditionalists have taken the responsibility of securing the area with their metaphysical power .
PLATFORM TIMES observed that Obada-Oko and its environs have recorded several attacks from.kidnappers .
The Oro traditionalists in the notice of their activities informed the public , especially the residents of the area of the plan to launch Oro cult in the area .
In the notice of the activities obtained by PLATFORM TIMES , Thursday November 11 and 7:pm were chosen as the day and time for the ritual against kidnappers .
The notice read “Notice Notice Notice*
This is to inform all and sundry that there will be presence of Oro in Ọbada tomorrow Thursday 11/11/2021. From 7pm till dawn. Let’s inform others
*Engr Sanni Oladimeji*
Chairman, Aso Rock Ijeja-Ojuirin CDA, Obada Oko”