Gunmen kill the son of Kwara community leader, The suspected gunmen were said
to have stormed Reke Community, Eyenkorin/Afon road in Asa local government area
and killed their victim. It was gathered the gang of the armed men invaded the
community around 2am, headed straight to the house of Alhaji Abdullahi Jimoh, the
Magaji of the community and opened fire on his eldest son whose name was given as
Spokesperson of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Kwara
Command, Babawale Afolabi confirmed the incident, saying that the corpse of the
deceased had been taken to the General Hospital by the Police in Afon division
for autopsy, He said: “Information reaching the NSCDC said that Reke village was on fire
as some gang of armed guys came overnight around 2 am to magaji compound of Reke
village, they killed the son of Reke village head.
“The entire jurisdiction is under panic with the rumors going all about in the community.
The police officers from Afon divisional headquarters have taken the Corpse to the
hospital for autopsy test.”
He said that officers of NSCDC had visited the scene of a crime and had commenced