By: Tunde Oyekola, Osogbo
Kidnappers on Thursday killed a Permanent Secretary in Osun State Civil Service, Mrs. Olufunke Oluwakemi Kolawole who was on her way for official duty in Abuja, capital of Nigeria.
Mrs Kolawole was allegedly kidnapped along Okene-Abuja road while going for official duty.
A statement signed by Mr Sunday Olayinka Owoeye, the state Head of Service said that Mrs Kolawole who was the permanent secretary, Bureau of General Services at the office of the state Governor was brutally attacked by the kidnappers on her away to Abuja.
Mr Owoeye said; ‘On behalf of the Forum of Head of Service and Permanent Secretaries,Tutors-General, Accountant-General, Auditors-General and Surveyor-General,and with rude shock and a deep sense of loss, I hereby painfully announce the untimely death of Mrs. Olufunke Oluwakemi Kolawole who was brutally
attacked by kidnappers while travelling along Okene – Abuja highway on her way to Abuja on Thursday, 12th July, 2017 for an official assignment.
Until her death, Mrs. Kolawole was the Permanent Secretary, Bureau of General Services, Office of the Governor, State of Osun.
“The Forum commiserates with the families of the deceased, the entire public service and the State Government of Osun on this irreparable loss. Details of the burial programme shall be released as soon as they are announced by her family.”