Matter Arising learnt that, an operative of the Oyo State Security Network, codenamed Operation Amotekun, has reportedly been killed by gunmen in Oyo State.
This incident was confirmed in a press release to our correspondent by Olayinka Olayanju, Commandant of Amotekun within the State.
One among our operatives in Amotekun Oyo State, Suleiman Quadir 25 years old of Atiba Local Government was killed in an ambush by a group of armed bandits numbering 11 at Living Farms in Fiditi on Tuesday, 20th April 2021.
Amo Quadir and his colleague Amo Bello Yisau had been escorting the workers of the farm to the farm when it was invaded by the armed bandits.
Amo Yisau too was caught by rounds of bullets however he survived and is receiving treatment at the General Hospital Owode Oyo.
The gallant Amo, Suleiman Quadir left behind an aged father, a wife and a son. He has since been buried based on Islamic rites,” the statement read.
Nigeria has been battling with a sequence of kidnap instances and killings that had led to the birth of Amotekun and different regional security outfits.