The Osun State Chapter of the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria SWAN, has condemned the armed robbery attack on the team bus of Osun United fc on Ondo/Ore road which left some players, technical crew and officials of the darling team of Osun people seriously injured.
In a release by the Chairmen and Secretary of Osun SWAN, Adeyemi Aboderin and Femi Olanipekun respectively, the association described the action as barbaric and inhuman,considering the fact that the team was returning from a league match against Unicem, unarmed and posed no threat to the men of the underworld who unleashed such a ferocious injuries on the young and upcoming players.
While expressing its displeasure with the incident, SWAN Osun called on the relevant security agencies to as a matter of urgency fish out those who perpetrated the dastardly act and bring them to justice.
SWAN Osun equally called on the State government of Osun and the management of the team to ensure that the injured are accorded best treatment available to ensure their quick recovery.
Also,the management of the Nigeria National League should consider the incident and allow some time for the players to rest and recover from the shock which usually accompanied incident of such magnitude.
SWAN Osun therefore wishes all the injured one way or the other quick recovery.