Gunmen Reportedly Shot & Killed Okada Rider At Okesa Roundabout, Ado Ekiti

Date: 18-06-2024 1:20 pm (3 weeks ago) | Author: Mister Jay Wonder
- at 18-06-2024 01:20 PM (3 weeks ago)

Tragedy struck around Okesa Roundabout as unidentified gunmen reportedly shot and killed a middle-aged man who was involved in issuing tickets to commercial motorcyclists in the area.

According to witnesses, the assailants, riding on another motorcycle, opened fire on the victim before swiftly fleeing the scene. The incident has sparked fear and unease among residents of the area.

Mr. Kunle Asaolu, Chairman of the Okada Riders Association in Ekiti State, confirmed that the deceased was part of the team responsible for managing ticketing operations for motorcycle operators around Okesa Roundabout. The motive behind the attack remains unclear.

DSP Sunday Abutu, spokesperson for the Ekiti State Police Command, acknowledged the incident and assured that investigations have commenced to apprehend the perpetrators and unravel the circumstances surrounding the tragic shooting.

The body of the deceased has been transferred to the morgue at Ekiti State Teaching Hospital, pending further investigation and autopsy procedures.

The incident has drawn attention to security concerns in Ado Ekiti, with authorities and community leaders urging calm as efforts are intensified to ensure justice for the victim and safety for residents.

Posted: at 18-06-2024 01:20 PM (3 weeks ago) | Addicted Hero
- gogoman at 18-06-2024 01:44 PM (3 weeks ago)
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Posted: at 18-06-2024 01:44 PM (3 weeks ago) | Grande Master