The wife of former Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftancy Matters, Oyo State, Olayemi Odetomi, has been killed by unknown gunmen in Ibadan.
The incident, which happened on Friday morning, has generated tension and fear in the area.
The Police Command in Oyo State, has also confirmed the killing, vowing to fish out the perpetrators.
It was gathered that Odetomi was shot dead on Friday in her residence at Ashi, Bodija Area of Ibadan, when unknown gunmen invaded her house.
The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, DSP Adewale Osifeso, said that the deceased, aged 66, died immediately after being shot.
“Updates on investigations would be provided in due course,” he said.