Hafsoh Isiaq, Osogbo
Osun State government has condemned the murder of Shonibare Timileyin Oluwafemi who was brutally murdered by ritualists in Osogbo.
This was contained in a press statement released by the Osun State Commissioner for Information and Strategy Mr Adelani Baderinwa and made available to journalists.
He said the state government commiserated with the family and students of Osun State University community describing the killing as “unfortunate by some heartless people in the society”.
Mr Baderinwa said it was most callous and disheartening that fellow humans could plan and execute the elimination of another for self aggrandizement.
“According to him, the government of the State of Osun mourns the unfortunate killing of Timilehin Sonibare a part 4 student of the Osun State University, UNIOSUN, by some heartless people in the society”.
” The government commiserate with students populace in particular and the entire UNIOSUN community. Government also commiserate with the parents and family members of the deceased young man. 4. We condemn in strong terms the wicked and conscience less manner in which the death of Timilehin was perpetrated”, he said.
He noted that values in the society is degenerating as people wanted to become rich by all mean but without working.
The commissioner added that the state government felt the pain of Timileyin’s death the more in view of the fact that it came when UNIOSUN is celebrating its winning the world by the spectacular permformance of one of its own in far way Ukraine.
He explained that the arrest of the culprits behind the crime by security operatives was a result of the determination of the state government’s collaboration with security operatives to see that the offenders are adequately punished.
He however appealed to the aggrieved students and the people of the state to be calm and peaceful while they rightfully mourn the deceased .
“Government makes passionate appeal to the students populace to keep calm, peaceful while they rightfully mourn their colleague and allow the killers dealt with. May the soul of the deceased rest in peace”.