UNKNOWN gunmen have
reportedly killed an officer
of the Nigeria Security and
Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC,
Sunday Afolabi, in Ado Ekiti,
the Ekiti State capital.
NSCDC spokesman in Ekiti,
Tolu Afolabi confirmed to
newsmen that Afolabi was
killed by his assailants along
Afao Road at about 3.30pm on
But Ekiti State Police
Command said Afolabi was
killed by suspected “cult boys”
and his body deposited at the
mortuary by some policemen
who visited the scene after the
Meanwhile, Afolabi informed
that investigation had been
launched into the incident in a
bid to unmask the killers of the
The late Afolabi, whoserved in the Intelligence and
Investigation Unit of Ekiti
NSCDC, was reportedly shot in
the heart.
The NSCDC spokesman
said: “Unknown gunmen have
killed an officer of NSCDC,
Sunday Afolabi, an Assistant
Superintendent of Corps
1, ASC1, along Afao Road,
Ado Ekiti, at about 1530 on
Wednesday, April 19.
“The officer was shot in the
heart and his corpse has been
deposited at the mortuary while
investigation continues.”
When contacted, police
spokesman, Alberto Adeyemi
said: “I have just spoken with
OC-SARS and he said the cult
boys killed the person along
Afao Road where the NSCDC
office is located.
“We sympathise with our sister
security agency on the killing
of the officer. Investigation
has since commenced into the
incident,” he noted.

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