Unknown gunmen has killed the former candidate of the House of Representatives, Fatai Aborode in Oyo State.
The Oyo State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Olugbenga Fadeyi, disclosed this in a statement signed on Saturday.
“At about 1750 hrs of 11/12/2020, along Apodun road Igangan, one Alh Fatal Aborode ‘m’ of Igangan, was robbed and shot by four unknown gunmen.
“The victim was rushed to Olugbon hospital, Igboora where he was confirmed dead.
“Effort is on to arrest the fleeing assailants,’’ the statement read in part.
The police say efforts are on to arrest the fleeing assailants.
Aborode was the House of Reps candidate under the platform of Accord Party in 2015.
He, however, defected to Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) recently.