By Bode Akinbode, Ibadan
The official driver of the Oyo State Commissioner for Lands and Housing, Barr Abdulraheem Abiodun had been reportedly killed and his police orderly currently in a coma when unknown gunmen attacked the duo in the commissioner’s car on Wednesday night.
This unfortunate incident, according to the report, played out around 8:00pm shortly after the honourable Commissioner was dropped at his residence and were on their way back when they ran into the gunmen suspected to be armed robbers.
According to a reliable source, the suspected robbers were said to have opened fire on the vehicle which claimed the life of the driver, while the Police orderly was said to be in a coma in University College Hospital UCH at this period of filling this report.
The motive behind the attack is yet to be ascertained as the armed men after attacking the victims took away the gun belonging to the police officer attached to the Commissioner.
Meanwhile, the Oyo State House of Assembly committee on security was summoned this morning to a meeting as a matter of urgency.
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