Terror and freight
Jul 28, 2017 10:54 PM
- A monarch in Ogun state has been murdered by assassins
- He was said to have been killed on the road between Ijako and Isagbo in Oke-Odan area
- The monarch was also said to have been set ablaze after he was murdered
Patrick Fasinu, a traditional ruler of Owoland in Yewa south local government area of Ogun state, has been assassinated.
The monarch was said to have been brutally murdered on Wednesday on the road between Ijako and Isagbo in Oke-Odan area, Premium Times reports.
The Ogun state Police spokesman, Abimbola Oyeyemi confirmed the incident to Premium Times.
”It was gathered that the monarch was coming from Ilaro but dropped his driver somewhere in Owode and drove alone towards Owo only for him to be attacked on the road where he was killed and set ablaze with his car,” Mr. Oyeyemi said.
The police spokesman said the command had commenced investigation of the killing.