•Govt calls for calm
By Dayo Johnson
THE lawmaker representing Ese-Odo constituency, Mr. Success Torhukerhijo and the Indigenous People of Ondo, IPO, yesterday, kicked against the composition of the committees set up by the state government to source funds and to distribute palliatives to cushion the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic in the state.
While Torhukerhijo said the two committees set up by the government excluded Ijaw people from his constituency, the IPO see it as nepotism.
Kicking against the composition of the team, Torhukerhijo said: “I have gone through the list of the recently constituted committees of the state and discovered that the Ijaw, who constitute the minority tribe in the state are not included in these very important committees
“My people consider…