The Oyo State Police Command has confirmed the killing of a 51-year-old Ibadan Businessman, Maduabuchi Owuamanam, by gunmen.
Owuamanam according to the Police was murdered on Saturday at a relaxation spot at Oremeji Mokola area of Ibadan by gunmen who stormed the joint and shot him.
The Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of the Oyo State Police Command’s, DSP Adewale Osifeso, confirmed the incident in a statement made available to newsmen in Ibadan.
He said that the incident was reported to the Police at about 22:10 hrs on Saturday by the wife of the deceased, Christiana.
PPRO said that investigation commenced immediately to unravel the circumstances surrounding the gruesome murder of Owuamanam.
“The deceased was allegedly attacked and eventually murdered by unknown assailants around a relaxation spot at Oremeji Mokola area of Ibadan.
“Investigations are in top gear to unravel the circumstances surrounding the incident and apprehend the perpetrators of the dastardly act,” the PPRO said.
The PPRO promised “we will get to the root of the matter within a reasonable time.”