The Oyo State commissioner for Youth and Sports, Seun Fakorede has said that soldiers seen in a viral video assaulting pedestrians in Ibadan, the state capital, have been arrested.
Fakorede made this known through his verified handle on Twitter
Fakorede tweeted, “My ears are full with news of the unlawful activities of some soldiers of the Nigerian Army, over the weekend.
“I have immediately reached out to the commandant of the Operation Burst and I’ve been assured that the men involved in this distasteful operation have been arrested and taken to the barracks.
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“They will be dealt with accordingly. This will not repeat itself again in Oyo State. Please, kindly go about your daily business and activities without fear. Thank you.”
On Sunday, a viral video of Soldiers went viral which portrayed the men on uniform flogging a lady for seemingly dressing indecently, while another was captured shaving the hair of some men.