*describes it as sad, shocking
By; BAYO AKAMO. Ibadan
A former deputy governor of Osun state, and the Social Democratic Party, (SDP) governorship candidate in the last year September election in the state, Senator Iyiola Omisore on Saturday commiserated with the National leader of Pan Yoruba Socio Political group. Pa Reuben Fasoranti on the killing of his daughter, Mrs Olufunke Olakunrin by suspected gunmen on Friday along the Benin – Ore road
Senator Omisore in a statement issued by his Media Team to condole Pa Fasoranti described the sad Incident as shocking , barbaric and unfortunate, saying. the news of the death of Mrs Olakunrin came to him as a rude shock.
The former Chairman. Senate Committee on Appropriation in the message condoled with the Afenifere leader and his entire family on the untimely death of Mrs Olakunrin.” saying, “this death is a personal loss to him bearing the Afenifere and progressives families trajectory in Yorubaland with the Omisores and Fasorantis spanning decades of unblemished friendship.”
“I write to commiserate with the National leader of the Pan Yoruba Socio Political group, Afenifere, Pa Reuben Fasoranti on the death of his daughter, Mrs Olufunke Olakunrin who was shot dead by some gunmen that reportedly attacked her and others on his way to Ondo on the Ore- Benin road on Friday”.
Senator Omisore lamented that the killing of Mrs Olakunrin was shocking, unfortunate and sad at this particular period in the history of Nigeria.
The former deputy governor of Osun state however tasked Nigerians to be ready and give the necessary support to the security agencies in ensuring that we have a secured Nigeria to enhance the needed development in the country.
Senator Omisore also charged security agencies in the country to rise up to the Insecurity challenges presently facing the country especially in the areas of the increasing spate of killings and kidnapping across the country.
He then prayed that God will grant Pa Reuben Fasoranti. his entire family. the fortitude to bear the great loss.