By Rotimi Ojomoyela
ADO-EKITI — THE Ekiti State Police Command, yesterday, declared that no stone would be left unturned in the search for the killers of Mr. Bunmi Ojo, former Personal Assistant to former Governor Segun Oni.
The Police Public Relations Officer, Ekiti Command, Mr. Caleb Ikechukwu, who gave the assurance, however, disclosed that no suspect has been arrested in connection with the gruesome murder of the All Progressives Congress, APC, chieftain since last Friday when he was murdered.
Unknown gunmen, who invaded a viewing centre in the Adebayo Area of Ado-Ekiti, shot dead the former Commissioner on the Board of Federal Character Commission on Friday.
Speaking with journalists in Ado Ekiti on the tragedy, the police spokesman said plain-clothed surveillance men and the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, have been dispatched to unravel the murderers.
Ikechukwu said: “We are determined to ensure that the killers are brought to justice.
We are gathering tips and working on all possibilities to ensure that these evil doers are made to face the wrath of the law.
“We have sent our men to comb everywhere. Our men in plain clothes are out to unravel the killers, they are combing every corner and those areas seen to be criminal hideouts are under the watchful eyes of our men. So, we are confident that the killers will be arrested soon.”
Meanwhile, one of the deceased’s family members had revealed that Ojo’s killers seized his three mobile sets before raining bullets on him.
The family member, who spoke under anonymity, said that the murderers also collected his car key, which he said was returned after carrying out the nefarious act.
The family member said: “When they stormed the viewing centre, they shot into the air to disperse the viewers and they immediately seized Ojo’s mobile sets and car key before shooting him.
“But they later returned the car key after killing him. What they wanted to do was to cause distraction and make the murder look like a ro