A prominent Owo indigene, Chief Rotimi Ibidapo aka Bassey has condemned in the strong terms, wanton destruction of properties by students of the Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo during a protest last month.
Responding to www.orangefm.com‘s enquiries on reports on the social media that he had decided to underwrite the damages, Chief Ibidapo who spoke through his lawyer, Banji Alabi said such report was a ruse.
He described it as a cruel attempt to tarnish the hard earned image he had built over the years.
Ibidapo also drummed support for all steps taken by the state government in resolving the crisis.
He called on youths especially students to use civilized methods of engagement during crisis if they must be true leaders of tomorrow.