Niyi Pirisola, a former local government caretaker committee Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Okitipupa local Government Area of Ondo State has been assassinated by unknown Gunmen.
According to an online source (not greennews.ng), Mr. Pirisola was “gunned down” in the early hours of Friday.
“He was killed in the early hours of today (Friday) at about 3:00 am while returning from a branch of Celestial Church Of Christ at Ilutuntun in his hometown,” the source said.
A police officer in the town also confirmed the incident.
“Yes, he was assassinated by yet to be identified gunmen and his body has been deposited at the Okitipupa General Hospital.
“We (Police) have begun our investigation into the murder case by interrogating members of his family, ” the officer said.