President Bola Tinubu has condemned the killing of two traditional rulers in Ekiti State.
The two royal fathers: the Onimojo of Imojo-Ekiti, Oba Olatunde Samuel Olusola, and the Elesun of Esun-Ekiti, Oba David Babatunde Ogunsola were at the weekend murdered by yet unknown persons.
A statement by the Special Adviser to the President (Media & Publicity), Ajuri Ngelale, expressed the president’s grief in receiving the news of the killing. The President condemned the mindless and brutal bloodletting, and pledged that the perpetrators will not escape justice.
The statement added that that the President condoles with the families and subjects of the traditional rulers, Governor Biodun Oyebanji, and the people of Ekiti State on this deeply agonizing development.
In the same vein, the President directs the immediate rescue of pupils and teachers kidnapped around Eporo-Ekiti area of the State.
As security of life and property is the primary responsibility of government, President Tinubu assures Nigerians that the nation’s security architecture is being robustly fortified for better and expected outcomes.