Gunmen Kill Monarch, Abduct Wife, 2 Others In Kwara

IMG 3762

Gunmen last night invaded the palace of Olukoro of Koro in Ekiti local government area of Kwara State and killed the traditional ruler of the community, General Segun Aremu (rtd).

The gunmen also whisked away the wife of the monarch and two others.

The state government has confirmed the killing of the monarch and the abduction of three others including his wife.

Also Read:  Kwara on The Path of Emerging Food Basket of The Nation - Says Com for Agric

“Kwara State governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has condemned the killing of Olukoro of Koro in Ekiti Local Government, HRH retd General Segun Aremu.

“The monarch was reportedly shot dead in his palace on Thursday night by some unknown gunmen, who also whisked away his wife and two others.

Also Read:  PDP Mocks Buhari’s Minister, Lai Mohammed over ‘one chance’ comment on APC

” The governor condemned the development, which he said was reckless, shocking, and abominable.

“He charged the security agencies not to spare any resources to track down the perpetrators, free the spouse and others taken away, and bring them to book.

“We will certainly get the perpetrators and ensure that this is their last crime against humanity. My profound condolences go to the people of Koro. Our hearts are broken, and we stand by them at this time and always,” the governor said in a statement signed by his chief press secretary, Rafiu Ajakaye.

Also Read:  President Buhari Buttresses Nigeria-India Relations
Accurate News Nigeria chat

CBN Orders Banks To Sell Excess Dollars In 24 Hours

Previous article

Kwara Governor Appoints Ibagun- born Ayinla As KWIRS Director

Next article

You may also like


Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

More in News