Moses Adeoye, the treasurer of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti, has been shot dead by unknown gunmen suspected to be hired assassins who stormed his residence in Otun, Moba local government area, Ekiti on Wednesday, October 17.
The Cable reports that a source who spoke to the press, the gunmen didn’t take any of his valuables or properties.
Confirming the incident, Caleb Ikechukwu, Ekiti state police public relations officer, said an investigation has commenced on the matter.
He said: “The state police headquarters is aware of it already and we have started our investigation to make you we apprehend all the perpetrators of this act.
“We commiserate with his family and assured the people of Ekiti state that the police is on top of this matter.”
Adeoye’s murder came barely two months after another chieftain of the party in Ekiti, Comrade Bunmi Ojo, was assassinated in the state.