News just reaching have it that policemen numbering more than 15 this morning stormed the secretariat of Ilorin West local government area of Kwara State on a purported order of Court.

According to a staff of the local government, who spoke with this medium on condition of anonymity, he said “Something is happening in our office right now, there are many gun-wielding police officers who stormed our secretariat numbering almost 15, they have occupied the premises and making attempt to take over the secretariat and also whisk away the staff bus.

“It was gathered that they have a court judgment to that effect, however, we were not able to see the court judgment with which they’re relying on” he added However independent findings by showed that the local government council was taken to court by contractors it was owing and the court gave an injunction for the take over of the council’s property.

It was on this premise that the police in conjunction with the lawyers of the plaintiff move for the enforcement of the judgement. It was also gathered that as at the time of filing this report, the team was on its way to take over the official cars of the council’s Chairman, Vice-Chairman among others. Attempt to speak with the Director of Personnel Management of the council proved abortive as at the time of filing this report.


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