Breaking: Soldiers arrest 31 travelers in Erin-ile over illegal interstate traveling

One of the intercepted vehicles and arrested passengers

31 interstate travelers were today (Thursday) arrested by soldiers in Erinle, the Kwara/Osun border for violating the ban of the Kwara State government on interstate traveling, Fresh Insight can exclusively report.

The buses loaded with passengers were arrested yesterday at ERINLE /OSUN STATE BOUNDARY by the Military at the border checkpoint.

One of the intercepted vehicles and arrested passengers

The 3 buses conveying the passengers with Osun JJS 489 XA, Lagos PG 648 KJA and Osun PRN 337 XA, were intercepted, all passengers including drivers arrested and handed over to Police for further investigation and likely prosecution tomorrow (Friday).


Ibrahim Sheriff is the Editor of Fresh Insight and former Special Assistant on Media to the Speaker, Kwara state House of Assembly. Although a management science researcher by training, he has over five years experience of practice in Journalism, Public Relations and Communication Strategy. Sheriff holds a Masters Degree in Finance and Bachelors Degree in Banking and Finance from Kwara state University, Malete. He has Certificates in Digital Journalism, Enterprise Creation and Skill Acquisition (ECSA) and Basic Econometrics Data Analysis, as well as Bank of Industry (BoI) Certificate in Business Management. He is also a holder of Diploma in Cooperative Studies from Kwara state Polytechnic, Ilorin.

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