Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State on Saturday declared that herdsmen weren’t chargeable for the killing of Dr. Fatai Aborode.
DAILY POST recollects that Aborode, a former Home of Representatives candidate, was final 12 months killed in Iganga, a city in Ibarapa North Native Authorities Space of the state by but to be recognized individuals.
The killing and different killings, kidnapping and assaults in Ibarapa geopolitical zone have been attributed to suspected herdsmen.
Although, many individuals believed that the PDP chieftain was killed by suspected herdsmen, Makinde, nevertheless, stated that that herdsmen weren’t chargeable for the killing.
Makinde who spoke on Saturday morning throughout a program on the Broadcasting Company of Oyo State (BCOS) monitored by DAILY POST stated, ”Aborode’s killing is political.”
Makinde who famous that his interplay with the daddy of the deceased, insisted that the killing is “political”.
Makinde claimed he spent an evening in Ibarapa geopolitical zone lately, including that he interacted with the daddy of the deceased, who revealed that the dying of his son was political.
He added that each one the individuals concerned within the killing could be investigated.
Makinde stated, “I used to be the coordinator for PDP in Ibadan North East when Dr. Aborode was the coordinator for PDP in Ibarapa North Native authorities space after we returned to PDP.
“Dr. Aborode just isn’t somebody who is way from me. I’m not saying that there are not any unhealthy eggs among the many Fulani herdsmen, however, they don’t seem to be those chargeable for the killing.
“I spent two days in Ibarapa and I interacted with the individuals. I spoke with the daddy.
“I requested him what occurred. They instructed me that, Dr. Aborode was not the one which drove himself to the farm. He was carried on the bike after they had been going. He sat on the again. However after they had been coming, it was one other particular person. I requested the place is the person who drove the bike, they stated that he got here to the home to hunt assist.
“They instructed me that some individuals who noticed them in the course of the interplay stated that these persons are not Fulani. They had been talking Yoruba.
“The daddy instructed me that the dying was political. And I referred to as the Commissioner of Police.
“I requested after the motorcyclist that carried him. They stated that they didn’t injure him. He got here dwelling to hunt assist. And some days in the past, they stated that they’ve introduced the particular person. All of them should be investigated”.