Ekiti: Unknown Gunmen Murders A Pastor In Ekiti
Pastor Kayode Ogunleye was killed by unknown gunmen in a forest on the Aramoko-Ijero-Ekiti highway in Ekiti state.
The Nigerian News Agency (NAN) reports that the lifeless body of the pastor has been found on his farm near the forest.
The cleric was also a staff member of the Ekiti West Local Government Area in Ekiti.
Sources revealed that Ogunleye, working for the All Christian Fellowship Church, had been murdered while working on his farm.
According to the report, the Ekiti pastor was said to have been shot dead while attempting to harvest bananas from his plantation.
One of the sources identified Ogunleye’s killing as barbarous, calling on security agencies to fish for the killers.
Confirming the killing, the police officer in Ekiti, Mr. Sunday Abutu, said it was a suspected case of murder.