Atiku reacts as suspected herdsmen kill Afenifere leader, Fasorati’s daughter

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has reacted to the killing of Afenifere leader, Ruben Fasoranti’s daughter, Mrs Funke Olakunrin.

DAILY POST had reported that Mrs Funke Olakunrin, was killed by gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen on Thursday.The report quoted an eyewitness as saying that the 58-year-old died of gunshot wounds.

According to the eyewitness, Olakunrin was suspectedly shot by Fulani herdsmen at Ore junction in Ondo State earlier on Friday.

Reacting, Atiku on his official Twitter page, while condemning the killing, called on the security agencies to initiate speedy and thorough investigations to bring her killers to book

He said, “I condemn, in the strongest possible terms, the killing of Mrs. Funke Olakunrin, daughter of Chief Reuben Fasoranti, the Chairman of Afenifere. This is one death too many.

“I call on the security services to initiate speedy and thorough investigations to bring her killers to book and stem the epidemic of insecurity in our land.

“My prayers and deep compassion go to Chief Reuben Fasoranti, his family and the entire membership of Afenifere.

“My family and I stand shoulder to shoulder with you at this trying time, even as we pray for the repose of Mrs. Funke Olakunrin’s soul. Peace must return to Nigeria, by every means possible. Enough of this. Enough of this.”

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