It was reported some hours ago that some hoodlums today set ablaze 30 shops at Beere-Molete road in Ibadan today.The affected shops were: Idi-Arere up to Alleluyah petrol station. According to some of the residents, the affected parts include shops owned by fashion designers, drink sellers, frozen foods, cooking materials among others.

According to other eyewitnesses, the suspects burnt all the 30 shops and houses located along those areas.

The Oyo State Commissioner of Police, Mr Lekan Ajisebutu confirmed the incident, thereby saying that nomalcy has returned to the affected areas.

He also stated that the suspects have been arrested with immediate effect since the incident happened.