President Muhammadu Buhari has joined many to react to the killing of Mrs. Funke Olakunrin , daughter of Afenifere leader, insisting that the dastard act was carried out my armed robbers, not herdsmen like many claim.
Mrs. Funke Olakunrin, daughter of Ruben Fasoranti, was killed by gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen on Thursday.
An eyewitness had reported that the 58-year-old died of gunshot wounds after been shot severally.
But the Ondo state Police on Friday night said the hoodlums struck on the Benin-Sagamu Expressway.
Reacting to the development, in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media & Publicity, Femi Adesina on Twitter said, Buhari took a different stand on the matter.
The statement reads, “President Muhammadu Buhari condoles with Afenifere leader, Pa Reuben Fasoranti, whose daughter, Mrs Funke Olakunrin was killed along Ondo-Ore road by those described as armed robbers by Ondo Police Command.
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“He prays God to give Pa Fasoranti fortitude to bear the loss,”