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Anti-corruption protesters block Aregbesola's convoy

14 April 2016, 06:32

Abuja - Unhappy members of the Campaign for the Defence of Human Rights (CDHR) blocked Governor Rauf Aregbesola's convoy on Wednesday while he was on his way to the office in Osun State.

According to a Naij report, the group staged its protest in one of the lanes along the Gbogan-Ibadan Expressway in Osogbo, carrying anti-corruption placards and blocking the Governor's convoy in front of the Federal High Court.

Also read: Aregbesola renames all tertiary institutions in Osun after personalities

The group blamed corruption for the current crisis facing the country and chanted that looted money could be providing much-needed infrastructure across Nigeria.

The group was later dispersed by security officials and the police.

Upon meeting with the CDHR, Governor Aregbesola praised their actions against human rights abuses and urged the group to continue supporting the war against corruption.

Read more at Naij

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