ABEOKUTA— The Iyoloja-General of Ijebuland, Ogun State, Alhaja Sadiat Elewuju was reportedly hacked to death in her home by unknown assailants.
Late Aljaja Saidat, 82, was attacked by six unidentified men at her residence in Sabo-Molode area of Ijebu-Ode in Ijebu-Ode Local Government Area of the state at about 3.00pm.
It was learnt that she died in hospital after being rushed to the hospital by family members.
The Ogun State Command Police Public Relations Officer, Olumuyiwa Adejobi, confirmed the incident.
Adejobi said,”She was attacked by suspected assailants and found in the pool of her blood. Someone informed the police, we rushed down to the area, we found mama in the pool of her blood. She was taken to hospital in Sagamu for treatment. She was later referred to another hospital in Lagos, where she was confirmed dead.
He said the Police is working hard to apprehend the culprits and bring them to justice.