The Oniru of Iru Kingdom, Oba Gbolahan Lawal, has reiterated his stance towards any type of violence, lawlessness and recourse to self-help.
Oba Lawal’s stance which was contained in an announcement issued from his media workplace yesterday following an incident which occurred throughout the Oniru Property neighbourhood near Millennium Property Gates. It culminated in an altercation between some officers of the Oniru’s Palace and a bunch.
In accordance with the assertion, the crew of palace officers led by one Prince Murisiku Ajasa was allegedly accosted by the group and another individuals whereas the palace officers have been on a routine inspection to oversee work being accomplished by a listing and enumeration group from the palace.
Within the ensuing heated argument, it was alleged that the group led by a prince slapped the chief of the palace officers who retaliated earlier than the Police intervened.
“The Oniru of Iruland HRM Oba Abdul Wasiu Omogbolahan Lawal has been formally notified of this incident, and he has instantly ordered an investigation into each the incident and the conduct of the Palace officers.
“His Majesty has repeatedly said that he wouldn’t tolerate or condone any acts of violence, lawlessness and recourse to self-help,” the assertion mentioned.
The assertion mentioned the Oniru has ordered the suspension of the officers concerned within the incident pending additional investigation by the Divisional Police Officer of Space J.
“However the provocative affront to the authority of the Oniru and desecration of custom, the Oniru warned Palace officers to stay emotionally steady within the discharge of their duties, even within the face of provocation.
“As well as, he sees no purpose or excuse for violence in Iru Land. Consequently, Kabiyesi has directed the Palace Administrator to instantly droop the official concerned within the incident pending a full investigation.
“His Majesty enjoins all events to desist from all types of violence and uphold peace, regulation and order,” the assertion added.
The Oniru mentioned the regulation ought to run its full course regardless of the palace administrative actions already taken.