The Chairman of the pensioners forum, Mr. Omoniyi Ilesanmi, who led the protest, called on the governor to use the money to pay the entitlements of pensioners, who he said dey suffer no be small. He even said that Ogbeni is owing the pensioners one year pension arrears and gratuities from 2008 to 2012. Chaei.

Lecturers, under the aegis of the Council of Academic Staff Union of Osun State Owned Tertiary Institutions, also join for the protest. They said the governor should use the Paris money wella.

But Mr. Semiu Okanlawon, Governor’s spokesman said they even have to apologise because governor never collect the money.