A chieftain of All Progressive Congress, APC, Daramola Omoshalewa, was gunned down by two assassins on Thursday, July 16, 2015.
Omoshalewa, who was the Assistant Treasurer of the party in Amuwo Odofin LGA of Lagos State, was killed in front of the party’s secretariat at 3rd Avenue, ‘K’ Close, House 12 Festac Town, where members of his party were distributing gifts ahead of the Eid-El-Fitr celebrations.
The deceased who was in his 40s had reportedly gone out to check on his car when the assailants identified him and asked him for money.
When he refused to grant their request, one of them shot him point blank in the chest and back and hopped onto a waiting motorcycle around 1:12pm.
Omoshalewa according to Vanguard, died on the way to a hospital in Festac town where he was referred to from the Local Government Primary Health Centre.
The Police Public Relations Officer of the state, DSP Kenneth Nwosu, confirmed Omoshalewa’s death, adding that investigation has been launched to uncover the mystery behind the incident.
Click HERE to see the graphic photo of the late Omoshalewa shortly after he was killed.