The Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Atakumosa East Central Local Government Area of Osun State, Chief Gbenga Ogbara, has been shot dead by unknown gunmen.
It was gathered that the APC chairman was shot dead inside his sitting room in Igangan, his hometown, around 12am on Monday.
It was further learnt that Ogbara’s corpse has been deposited at Wesley Guild Hospital, Ilesa, Osun State.
The incident was confirmed by the Osun State Police Public Relations Officer, Yemisi Opalola.
Opalola said: “The APC Chairman was killed around 12am by some gunmen. Policemen have since been deployed to the area. Investigation is ongoing on the matter. The criminals will not escape justice.”