Report says High Chief Tunde Ilori Elerewe has been assassinated in Owo town, Ondo State.

It was gathered that the Chief was killed while returning from where he and other Chiefs had gone to settle dispute on the order of the Olowo Of Owo, Oba Ajibade Ogunoye.

Another Chief (name unknown) who was also attacked is currently receiving treatment at a health facility in the town.

The Police in Ondo State are yet to react to the ugly development.

Meanwhile, youths in Owo tonight protested the killing of High Chief Elerewe by blocking major roads in the town. Particularly, the youths blocked and burned tyres at the First Bank area where the Chief controlled before his sudden death.



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