The Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde takes full responsibility for his actions; allowing a political rally in his state despite the warns against coronavirus spread.
He addressed the people of Oyo State in a statement;
“My dear good people of Oyo State, it has become imperative to communicate directly about the COVID-19 situation in the state, and the measures that the Oyo State Government is taking to ensure the prevention, containment, and control of this disease”.
The Governor considered the situation as it should not have happened and he takes responsibility;
“I have received your complaints about the rally that was held yesterday, and I feel obligated to state in clear terms that we acted based on the information we had at that time, in retrospect, it should not have happened and I take responsibility….”