In a sad report, the Olufon of Ifon in Ose local government area of Ondo State, Isreal Adeusi has been reportedly shot dead.
He was shot dead while returning to Ifon from Akure after a meeting today, Thursday, Nov 26. He reportedly ran into a barricade set up by the kidnappers along Elegbeka area.
Per a report by the TRIBUNE ONLINE, his driver attempted to manoeuvre his way to avoid the kidnappers, however, he never succeeded as they shot at his vehicle.
He got hit by a bullet and was subsequently rushed to the Federal Medical Centre, Owo, where he was confirmed dead.
The report added that the state’s governor, Governor Rotimi Akeredolu rushed to the hospital after he was informed of the incident.