There was a clash between policemen and striking judicial workers at the entrance of Osun State High Court, Oke-Fia on Wednesday, November 22, over the the embattled Chief Judge, Justice Oyebola Ojo.

The protest by judicial workers continued on Wednesday against the embattled Chief Judge after their Monday picketing over allegations of highhandedness and withholding of their wardrobe allowances.

The clash unfolded as tensions escalated over the ongoing issues surrounding Justice Ojo.

A crisis ensued when the embattled CJ, Justice Ojo resumed her office and the leadership of the union kicked against it, hence they attempted to harass her and forced her out of office.

However, the security operatives guiding her resisted it, hence they shot tear gas at the workers who attempted to assault her.

The judicial workers led by the chairman of the Judicial Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN), Osun State branch, Comrade Gbenga Eludire advanced to the office of CJ to forcefully eject her but they resisted.

Comrade Eludire declared an indefinite strike over the clash.

0 0 votes
Article Rating
Notify of
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x