A chieftain of People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Pa Olawuwo has been detained by the Oyo state police in connection with the gruesome killing of Dr. Fatai Aborode.
The suspect, pa Olawuwo was detained at the state criminal investigation department, Scid,iyaganku ibadan .
The party chairmen for Ibarapa Central and Ibarapa North LGAs, Alhaji Yisau Tapa, former caretaker chairman Iliasu Ololade as well as one Mr Obey from Igboora were spotted at the police station.
Governor Seyi Makinde had earlier said herdsmen were not responsible for the killing of Dr. Fatai Aborode.
Though, many people believed that the PDP chieftain was killed by suspected herdsmen, Makinde, however, said that that herdsmen were not responsible for the killing.
The father of the deceased had also insisted that the death of his son was political.
The police public relations officer, olugbenga Fadeyi said though he got the hint of the arrest but could not ascertain the reason for the detention as he was outside Ibadan yesterday.
He however promised to update radio Nigeria as situation unfold.