Covid-19 Lockdown: Security operative shot dead interstate bus driver, over bribe

Residents of Eyenkorin, Asa Local Government Area of Kwara State last night went on rampage after a vigilante officer, identified as Sule shot dead a commercial bus driver, known as Idowu while returning from a trip in Ibadan.

Sule and his colleagues were said to have stopped the driver at Eyenkorin demanding to be paid the sum of N5,000 but the driver resisted.
The development led to an argument and the vigilante reportedly shot ldowu in the chest.
Sule was said to have taken to his heels with his family after committing the crime.
The remains of the deceased has since been deposited at the General Hospital, Ilorin morgue after a complaint was lodged with the police by the family of the deceased.
Idowu who had earlier survived three ghastly motor accident is survived by his three months old son, wife and an aged mother.


Ibrahim Sheriff is the Editor of Fresh Insight and former Special Assistant on Media to the Speaker, Kwara state House of Assembly. Although a management science researcher by training, he has over five years experience of practice in Journalism, Public Relations and Communication Strategy. Sheriff holds a Masters Degree in Finance and Bachelors Degree in Banking and Finance from Kwara state University, Malete. He has Certificates in Digital Journalism, Enterprise Creation and Skill Acquisition (ECSA) and Basic Econometrics Data Analysis, as well as Bank of Industry (BoI) Certificate in Business Management. He is also a holder of Diploma in Cooperative Studies from Kwara state Polytechnic, Ilorin.

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