Alhaji Babatunde Oreitan, a prominent politician and All Progressives Congress, APC, chieftain in Ona Ara Local Government area of Oyo has been murdered.
OYOINSIGHT.COM learnt that he was murdered by yet-to-be identified killers at his Oremeji, Ibadan house.
Though, details of his death are scanty, DAILY POST gathered that the APC chieftain was murdered after Dhur prayer in a mosque located in his house.
Efforts to get the reaction of the Public Relations Officer of the state Police Command, Mr. Olugbenga Fadeyi, proved abortive as calls put through his telephone line were not successful.
But, Deputy National Youth leader of the party, Afeez Mobolaji Repete, confirmed the killing in a post.
Repete, who is a former Special Adviser to ex-Governor of the state on Youths and Students Matters, described the deceased as a devout Muslim.
He said, “The leader of APC in Ona Ara LG, Alhaji Babatunde Oreitan is murdered.
“Alhaji Babatunde Oreitan, you were a principled politician, a devoted muslim and a political leader.