Gunmen kill business woman in Ekiti
Residents of Ibukun oluwa community at Ajebandele Area of Ado Ekiti have called on the Ekiti State Government to come to their rescue, in the wake of the recent security threat to life and property in the Area.
The people registered their displeasure over the death of a businesswoman, identified as Mrs Bosede Adewunmi, who was killed after she was attacked and robbed by unknown armed men.
According to a resident, Miss Oluwatobiloba Adekunle, who was with the deceased in her shop when the heinous crime was perpetrated by the assailants, the incident occurred at about 1:30 in the afternoon on Tuesday.
Miss Adekunle who narrowly escaped being attacked, narrated that Mrs Adewunmi was busy attending to her store, when the three unsuspecting armed men suddenly barged inside her shop and stabbed her severally before shooting her and made away with her money.
Report said that Mrs Bosede Adewumi was confirmed dead few hours after she was taken to the Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital Ado Ekiti due to multiple stab wounds in her body and gun shot.
Her remains have since been deposited at the EKSUTH Morgue.
Still Perplexed by the ugly incident, the husband of the deceased Mr Adekunle could only muttered few words, seeking the assistance of the state government to help him fish out the perpetrators of the heinous killing of his wife.
In separate interviews, the Chairman Ibukun Oluwa Landlord Association, Mr. Olarewaju Ajayi and the deceased’s landlord, Mr Femi Olowoyo, described the the incident as a sad one.
They lamented the rate at which insecurity was rising in the community and called on relevant agencies to come to their aid.
The Vice Chairman of Goshen Community in Ajebandele Area, Mr Michael Agunbiade said that
activities of Fulani herdsmen had constituted security threat to the Area.
He appealed to the security agencies in the state to help rid the area from activities of the men of the under world which he said had gone out of control.