Ekiti State Government has beefed up security in Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital ahead of today’s rally by the Yoruba Nation agitators.
It was gathered that popular places in Ado-metroplis scores of security officials were stationed at different locations.
The security personnel included men of the Nigerian Police Force, Joint Task Force, the Department of State Service (DSS), Amotekun, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC).
They were stationed around the popular Fajuyi park, the venue for the self-determination rally as at 9:20am.
Security officials were also seen in front of the Ekiti Government House, Adunni Olayinka Bus stop, Oke-sa interjection and other strategic points in the state capital.
The agitators were not deterred by the presence of the heavily armed security operatives as they thronge the venue of the rally in their large numbers.