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Police Arrest Oyo Chief Whip Over Rep’s Assassination

Oyo State Police Command have arrested the Chief Whip of the Oyo State House of Assembly, Wasiu Olafisoye Akinmoyede, in connection with the murder of a senatorial candidate, Hon. Temitope Olatoye a.k.a. Sugar.

Olatoye was representing Lagelu/Akinyele federal constituency in the lower chamber of the National Assembly while Akinmoyede is representing Lagelu state constituency.

The Speaker of the House of Assembly, Olagunju Ojo, confirmed the arrest saying the House was notified through a letter.

“I am not aware that he has been taken to Abuja. I am only aware that he is under investigations but I am not aware whether he has been taken to Abuja or not,” Ojo said.

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