A former candidate of the House of Representatives, Fatai Aborode, has been shot dead in Oyo State.
The Oyo State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Olugbenga Fadeyi, disclosed this in a statement copied signed on Saturday.
According to the statement copied channelstv, the incident happened at about 17:50om on Friday.
Fadeyi said Aborode was robbed and shot by four gunmen along Apodun road, Igangan.
The victim was, thereafter, rushed to Olugbon Hospital Igboora where he was later confirmed dead. The police said efforts are on to arrest the fleeing assailants.