Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu has described as unacceptable the murder of the daughter of leader of Afenifere, Pa Reuben Fasoranti by suspected herdsmen.
This is contained in a statement by the Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Mr Donald Ojogo.
Text of the Statement
The Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Odunayo Akeredolu, SAN condemna in strong terms, the murder of Mrs Funke Olakunrin, daughter of Afenifere Leader, Pa Reuben Fasoranti. This is one death too many. It is unacceptable and condemnable.
Accordimg to the governor, this sad development once again, heightens the level of fear that has pervaded our Nation even as it represents a despicable commentary in all ramifications. To say the least, it represents an unenviable turning point, the depth of everything that is evil.
On behalf of the State Executive Council, the Governor symphatizes with our foremost leader and indeed the people of the State over this dastardly act .
However, the governor wishes to appeal to all and sundry to remain calm and allow the Police to unravel the perpetrators of this murder. Already, the Commissioner of Police has been directed to comb all forests of Ondo State to bring to book, these bloodthirsty murderers. There is no hiding place for such in Ondo State.
Pa Fasoranti’s daughter, Mrs Funke Olakunrin was killed while heading to Ore Junction from Akure, Ondo State, when she was shot by suspected herdsmen.
Her domestic staff who was in the car also sustained gunshots injury in the attack.