A tragic incident struck the people of Kwara State on Thursday night as unidentified gunmen attacked the palace of Olukoro of Koro kingdom within Ekiti LGA, fatally shot Oba Segun Aremu, and kidnapped his wife along with two other individuals.
Governor Abdulrazaq Abdulahaman of Kwara State confirmed the tragic event, expressing deep concern and vehemently condemning the crime. He urged security agencies to expedite efforts to rescue the kidnapped victims and apprehend the culprits responsible.
The Governor strongly condemns the killing and expresses deep concern over the kidnapping incident that has shocked the community. He urges security agencies to expedite efforts to rescue the kidnapped victims and apprehend the perpetrators responsible for this heinous crime.
He also extends his heartfelt condolences to the families of the victims affected by this tragic incident. He recognizes the fear and anguish that has gripped the community and emphasizes the need for immediate action to restore safety and security.
The motive behind the attack and the identities of the gunmen remain unknown at this time. The local authorities and law enforcement agencies have initiated an investigation into the incident to apprehend the culprits and secure the release of the abducted individuals.