The president, Physiootherapists Association of Nigeria, Alhaji Fatai Yusuf Oko Oloyun has been shot dead this afternoon by unknown gunmen along Abeokuta-Iseyin expressway, other road users was said to have scamper for safety after the sporadic gunshots. He was confirmed dead after the attack, The highway patrol was said to have arrived the scene of the incident to evacuate his remain to the mortuary.
Before his death, Alhaji Fatai Yusuf was the official herbal ambassador to Aare Gani Ige Adams, the 15th Aare Ona Kankaafo of Yorubaland. The Oyo State Police Command on Thursday confirmed the murder of popular traditional medical expert Alh. Fatai Yusuf (Aka Oko Oloyun). Yusuf was killed by unknown gunmen along Igbo-Ora-Eruwa Road.
Confirming the sad incident, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) Mr Gbenga Fadeyi, told The Nation that Yusuf was killed around 4:30 pm on the road while traveling to Iseyin, Oyo State. Fadeyi, a Superintendent of Police (SP), said the Commissioner of Police Mr Shina Olukolu has visited the site of the incident along with some deputy commissioners for an on-the-spot fact-finding mission.
The PPRO said Olukolu has directed a high-powered manhunt for the hoodlums that perpetrated the dastardly act with a view to bringing them to justice.