The Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria , Sunday, condoled with the family of Afenifere leader and elder statesman, Pa Reuben Fasoranti, over Friday’s murder of his daughter, Mrs Funke Olakunrin, along akure -Ore road, in Ondo State.
In a statement signed by its spokesperson, Senator Adedayo Adeyeye (APC Ekiti South) , the upper legislative chamber described the gruesome killing of the 58 years old Mrs Olakunrin as very sad, devastating and a worrisome development.
The statement reads, ” The National Assembly (Senate) is disturbed by the spate of incessant attacks and wanton killings of citizens either by the herdsmen, hired assasins , kidnappers and or other men of the underworld that are having field days in wrecking havoc on the life and prosperties of innocent citizens in the country. How have we gone this bad?…”
While condemning the heinous and barbaric act, the Senate urged the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu to begin massive manhunt for the killers of Late Mrs Funke Olakunrin and ensure that the perpetrators of the gruesome killing are apprehended.
The statement also stated, “measures to prevent future occurrence of such incidence should be put in place by improving the security architectures on the Nigerian highways, social gatherings and worship centres across the country.”