On Friday, June 25, some unknown gunmen the family house of Peter Oluremi Odetomi, the former Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Matters under the administration of late Governor Abiola Ajimobi, around Ashi, Bodija, Ibadan and killed his wife, Mrs Olayemi Grace Odetomi.
The robbers were said to have stormed the victim’s residence on motorcycles, shooting sporadically before gaining access into the premises.
Details of the incident were still sketchy, however, there are unconfirmed claims that the woman was assassinated.
Adewale Osifeso, spokesperson of the State Police Command, confirming the incident said;
“The deceased, Olayemi Odetomi, aged 66 years, died on the spot after she was shot during a robbery incident which occurred during the early hours of Friday, 25th June, 2021 in her home. Updates on investigations would be provided in due course.”