Four governors from the North west region of Nigeria have met with Governor ‘Seyi Makinde of Oyo State over the inter-ethnic crisis that flared up last week at Shasha market in Ibadan.
The governors who came calling at the Oyo Government House on Monday were Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano, Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi, Bello Matawalle of Zamfara and Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger.
Two governors from the zone could not make the meeting. They were Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna and Aminu Masari of Katsina.
Ahead of their meeting, Governor Makinde had declared in a broadcast that his government will ensure that justice is served on all the victims of the crisis that erupted between Hausa and Yoruba residents of Shasha Market in Akinyele Local Government, Ibadan.
The governor disclosed that a judicial panel will also be inaugurated to investigate the crisis, adding that Peace and Security Committees will equally be put in place in all the zones of the state with a view to addressing the grievances and ensuring justice is served.