Rep shot dead in Oyo – Independent Observers

Rep shot dead in Oyo

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By Bayo Sipasi

A serving lawmaker and senatorial candidate of the Action Democratic Party, ADP, Temitope Olatoye, has been reported shot dead by suspected political thugs at a collation centre at Elesu, Ward 13, Lagelu Local Government Area of Oyo State.

He is believed to have died from the gunshot wounds before he could be reached the University College Hospital, Ibadan (UCH), where he was rushed after he was critically shot in the eyes and was rushed to the University College Hospital, Ibadan.

Olatoye, popularly called “Sugar” currently represents Lagelu/Akinyele federal constituency in the House of Representatives.

He contested the senatorial seat of Oyo Central senatorial district two weeks ago but lost to Teslim Folarin of the APC.

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