National Automotive Design and Development Council Director-General Strongly Condemns Brutal Killing of Traditional Rulers in Ekiti State Ambush

National Automotive Design and Development Council Director-General Strongly Condemns Brutal Killing of Traditional Rulers in Ekiti State Ambush

NADDC Director-General Strongly Denounces Tragic Assassination and School Abduction in Ekiti State

Oluwemimo Joseph Osanipin, the Director-General of the National Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC), has vehemently condemned the brutal killing of two traditional rulers and the abduction of schoolchildren in Ekiti State.

The victims, Oba David Ogunsakin and Oba Olatunde Olusola, were ambushed by armed assailants on Monday night between Oke-Ako and Ipao-Ekiti.

Assassination of Royal Fathers: A Shocking Incident During Return from Security Meeting

The unfortunate incident occurred as the royal fathers were returning from a security meeting in Irele-Ekiti.

Regrettably, both Oba David Ogunsakin, the Elesun of Esun-Ekiti, and Oba Olatunde Olusola, the Onimojo of Omojola-Ekiti, lost their lives in the ambush.

A third monarch, the Alara of Ara-Ekiti, narrowly escaped the attack.

Abduction of Schoolchildren: NADDC Chief Laments Rising Tide of Criminality

In addition to the tragic loss of the royal fathers, Osanipin expressed deep concern over the abduction of six pupils and three teachers from a private school in the state.

This alarming incident underscores the urgent need for decisive action against the escalating criminality in Ekiti State.

Condolence Message to Ekiti State Government: Expressing Profound Shock and Sadness

The NADDC Director-General conveyed a solemn condolence message to the Ekiti State government, expressing profound shock and sadness.

He mourned the loss of the traditional rulers and emphasized the gravity of the situation, urging citizens to stand united with the government during these challenging times.

Call for Unity and Swift Justice: Osanipin Urges Ekiti Citizens to Support Government Actions

Asserting the unacceptable nature of such brutality, Osanipin called for justice and peace in the wake of these heinous acts.

He extended heartfelt sympathies to the families of the deceased rulers and the affected communities. In a plea for unity, he urged Ekiti citizens to stand firmly with the state government, supporting swift actions to bring the perpetrators to justice.