Olakunrin’s murder: FG stops investigation over killing of my daughter- Fasoranti

Six months after the gruesome murder of the daughter of the leader of Pan-Yoruba socio-political group, Mrs Funke Olakunri, by suspected Fulani herdsmen on Benin/Ore road, the father of the deceased, Chief Reuben Fasoranti, on Thursday, said the investigation into the killing has been abandoned. Fasoranti who disclosed this while speaking to newsmen in his residence in Akure, Ondo State capital, alleged the Federal Government of halting an investigation into the killing of her daughter. According to him, the family requested an inquiry into the killing but expressed disappointment in the security agencies who informed the family that authorities had

By |January 16th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , |1 Comment

Suspects Linked With Funke Olakunrin’s Murder Arrested By Police

The police have arrested some suspects allegedly involved in the killing of Mrs Funke Olakunrin, daughter of the Afenifere leader, Reuben Fasoranti. A spokesman for the Ondo State Police Command, Mr Femi Joseph, confirmed this on Monday. According to him, the suspects were arrested when a team of security operatives stormed the forests in the area near Ore in Ondo State. The command’s spokesman, however, did not disclose the identities of those arrested. He said investigations were still ongoing while suspects would be paraded as soon as possible. Mrs Olakunrin was killed by armed men on Friday last week while

By |July 16th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Fasoranti: We have made arrests, says Ondo Police

The Ondo State Police Command on Monday disclosed that it had made a number of arrests on the killing of Mrs. Funke Olakunrin, the daughter of the leader of the pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, Pa Reuben Fasoranti. According to the Punch, the police reiterated that its men were still in the forest, in the local government in search of the hoodlums. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Mr. Femi Joseph, said the command would not relent until the perpetrators were apprehended and brought to book. He said, “We have made a lot of arrests on this matter, but

By |July 15th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , |0 Comments
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