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The Osun State House of Assembly has revoked the arrest warrant it issued against the son of the late Bola Ige, Muyiwa Ige, for failing to appear before a committee.

The House had on Wednesday issued a warrant of arrest against the former Commissioner of Lands, Physical Planning and Urban Development in the state.

According to a source at the assembly, Muyiwa was summoned over an alleged illegal allocation of land, located along Osogbo -Ilobu road while in office.

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The house, however, made a u-turn on Friday in a statement signed by the Chairman, House Committee on Information and Strategy, Olatunbosun Oyintiloye.

Oyintiloye noted that all issues had been resolved while the earlier warrant of arrest was said to have been revoked.

He said: “Sequel to an earlier statement issued on Wednesday,13th December, 2017, on the above subject, the State of Osun Assembly under the leadership of the Speaker, Rt. Honourable Najeem Salam wishes to inform the general public that Arc. Olumuyiwa Ige has appeared before the House and has stated his part on the issue in contention with the State of Osun House of Assembly Leadership and Members.

“It is important to clearly state that the former Commissioner for Land, Physical Planning and Urban Development, Arc. Olumuyiwa Ige, has cleared the issue with the State House of Assembly.”

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Ogbolu Oshogwe George is a graduate of Mass Communication from the University of Benin. He loves politics, is a movie addict and a die-hard Arsenal fan. George is a reporter at Concise News.