Gunmen, on Sunday, attacked and slaughtered a famous businesswoman, Sikirat Titilope, in Agbeku community, Ifelodun local government area of Kwara State.
The gunmen were said to have also carted away Sikirat’s motorcycle after carrying out the dastardly act.
The deceased was reportedly attacked and murdered at midnight in her house shortly after returning from Ilorin, the state capital, on a business trip.
The traditional ruler of the town, Oba Abdulazeez Agboola, who confirmed the incident, disclosed that some suspects had been arrested in connection with the incident.
The monarch lamented that the incident was the first of its kind to be recorded in the history of the community.
He said, “All community members, in collaboration with the Police, have resolved to fish out the masterminds of the dastardly act and bring them to justice.”
When contacted by Leadership newspaper, the spokesman of the Kwara State Police Command, Okasanmi Ajayi, also confirmed the development.