By Temitope Adedeji, Akure
It was a black Sunday to the families and friends of the officers of National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), who were shot dead by unknown gunmen at a check point in Ifon, Ose Local Government Area of Ondo State.
The gunmen came on a motorcycle with An 47 riffles and shot at close range, and their Toyota hilux Van was also burnt to ashes.
The incident occurred at about 6:30 pm on the fateful day.
An eye witness said, the NDLEA men were five at the Ikaro Sabo road but one escaped and their riffles were taken away.
The names of the officers:
1. Abduljalad Mohammed (Asn ll)
2.Wellinton Emmanuel (SNA)
3. Magaji Aliu (CAN)
4. Mohammed lliyasu
All efforts to reach out to the Agency boss proved abortive.