We’ll Pressurise Security Agents To Track Killers – Keyamo Condemns Killing Of Sowore’s Brother

The Minister of State, Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo, has commiserated with the household of human rights’ activist, Omoyele Sowore, over the loss of life of Olajide Felix Sowore, his youthful brother, in Edo State.

Keyamo, in his condolence message, stated it was unhappy {that a} younger man can be reduce down in his prime by felony parts.

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He, nevertheless, stated he and different compatriots would pressurise the law-enforcement brokers to trace down the killers and convey them to justice.

His tribute reads, “I read with deep sadness the reports on the senseless killing of your younger brother, Mr Jide Sowore, a student of pharmacy at Igbinedion University, Okada, in Edo State, this morning.

“It is quite sad and regrettable that such a young man would be cut down in his prime by criminal elements.

“Myself and other compatriots would be pressurising the law-enforcement agents to track down these killers without delay and bring them to justice. This, and many others around the country, must be checkmated with all arsenals at our disposal.

“I urge you to take heart and remain committed to helping the nation find a lasting solution to some of these numerous challenges.”

SaharaReporters had earlier reported that gunmen suspected to be herdsmen killed Olajide at Okada space within the Ovia North-East Local authorities space of Edo State.

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The incident which occurred on Saturday morning has thrown the household into mourning.

According to Sowore, the deceased was a pupil of Pharmacy on the Igbinedion University earlier than the unlucky incident.

He acknowledged that the Divisional Police Officer of the Okada Police Station confirmed that Felix was murdered in chilly blood by bloodthirsty herdsmen.

He had stated, “Felix Olajide Sowore, my immediate younger brother who is a student of Pharmacy at Igbinedion University in Edo killed today by persons suspected to be herdsmen near Okada. Saddest day yet!

“I just heard the sad news. The DPO of Okada Police station just confirmed to our family that he was shot by herdsmen operating as kidnappers.”

PHOTONEWS: Bullet-ridden Vehicle Driven By @YeleSowore’s Brother, Olajide, When He Was Murdered On Ore-Benin Highway On Saturday On His Way To Benin City From School Where He Was Studying Pharmacy pic.twitter.com/lXDRBwf9kL

— Sahara Reporters (@SaharaReporters) September 4, 2021

SaharaReporters had in February reported how youth leaders in Edo State issued a 14-day ultimatum to Fulani herdsmen to vacate their communities, owing to the killings and violence perpetrated by suspected killer herders.

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