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EKITI: Police officer shot during bye-election is dead –Official

SERGEANT Olawoye Bukola, the police officer shot three days ago, while on official assignment, by a group of thugs that invaded ward 7, Unit 7 of the state, has died.

Olawoye was shot during the Ekiti State bye-election conducted to fill a seat made vacant by the death of the erstwhile All Progressives Congress lawmaker representing the constituency, Juwa Adegbuyi.

The police officer’s death was announced in a statement issued by the Public Relations Office to the Ekiti State Command, ASP Abutu Sunday, last night.

According to the statement, Olawoye died at the Federal Medical Centre, Ido-Ekiti, days after being shot.

The statement read, “The Ekiti State Police Command, with deepest sorrow, announces the death of W/SGT OLAWOYE BUKOLA who was shot by a group of thugs that invaded ward 7, Unit 7 during the recent Ekiti East House of Assembly Bye Election.

” She died at about 1800hrs today being 22/03/2021 at FMC, Ido-Ekiti, after fighting for her life for days.

“The Commissioner of Police, Ekiti State Command, CP TUNDE MOBAYO, on behalf of the Command, sympathizes with her family members and pray God grants (sic) her soul eternal rest.”

Abutu added that the command wishes to inform the general public that the suspects who committed the heinous crime have all been charged to Court today.

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