By Emmanuel Adeleke
Ogun State Government has placed a N50 million bounty on the killers of Taiwo Oyekanmi, a Director of Finance in the Office of the Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun.
The 51-year-old Oyekanmi was killed by gunmen on November 29, at Kuto flyover, Abeokuta, the state capital.
The deceased, alongside two others, were accosted by the gun-wielding hoodlums while returning to the Governor’s Office with money said to have been withdrawn from two commercial banks within Abeokuta metropolis.
The gunmen killed the Ifonyintedo-born chartered accountant and made away with the huge cash.
Commissioner of Police in the state, Abiodun Alamutu, said the group went to the bank without a police escort.
In a statement on Friday, the state government said information provided would be treated with utmost confidentiality
“The Ogun State Government has announced a reward of fifty (50) million naira for anyone with information that could lead to the arrest of the killers of the state’s Director of Finance and Administration (DFA), Mr. Taiwo Oyekanmi, on November 29, 2023 in Abeokuta
“Information provided would be treated with utmost confidentiality.
“Such information can be sent to the underlisted telephone numbers:
08037441955, 08033074371, 08081775020, 08034062773, and 08032136765,” the statement read.