The police have made a smart move by identifying the killer of Hon. Temitope Olatoye House of Representatives member for Lagelu/Akinyele Federal Constituency. Popularly known as Sugar he was shot on Saturday during the Governorship and State of Assembly elections on Saturday. He was rushed to the university teaching hospital and died while receiving treatment at the Intensive care unit.
The Oyo State Commissioner of Police, Shina Olukolu, in a statement on Sunday, said investigation has began and the scene of the crime has been cordoned off.
He said the Deputy Commissioner of Police CIID, Iyaganku, Ibadan, has been directed to lead the team of investigators.
“Concerted efforts are ongoing to unravel and arrest the suspected killer in compliance with the directive of the Inspector-General of Police (IG) Muhammed Adamu.
“I seek the cooperation and understanding of the family members who are bereaved and mourning and the support of the public to assist the police with credible and useful information that will lead to the arrest of the fleeing culprits,’’ Olukolu stated.