The Oyo State Police Command on Thursday has confirmed the murder of popular traditional medical expert Alh. Fatai Yusuf popularly known as Oko Oloyun.
Oko Oloyun as he was popularly known was killed by unknown gunmen along Igbo-Ora-Eruwa Road.
Confirming the unfortunate 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 CP Olukolu has directed a high-powered manhunt for the assailants that perpetrated the cruel act with a view to bringing them to justice.