VEHICULAR activities in Idanre town, Ondo state were grounded for hours, on Friday, as a group of barricaded the access roads linking Idanre town to Akure in Ondo state to protest against the deplorable state of the road.
The protesters under the aegis of National Association of Idanre Students blocked the bad sections of the roads as motorists were forced to use alternative routes to their various destinations.
The development led to gridlock on the affected roads, leaving motorists and commuters stranded.
The protesters displayed various placards with inscriptions vowing not to leave the roads until their demands are met by the state government.
They claimed the roads have become a nightmare and deathtrap as hoodlums feed fat on road users.