Hon. Olatoye Temitope

Slain Oyo Lawmaker set for Burial


The remains of Late Hon. Olatoye Temitope of the Akinyele/Lagelu federal constituency in the House of Representatives will be laid to rest soon.

Olatoye, who was shot in the eyes on Saturday March 9 during the gubernatorial and state House of Assembly elections, is to be buried on May 3.

The family of the deceased made this known to newsmen on Monday, March 18.

READ ALSO: INEC Should Reduce Number of Political Parties – former REC

Younger brother to the deceased, Mr. Dotun Olatoye, told journalists on Monday that the burial programme will begin on April 29, 2019.

He said, “Burial program would likely be a week. We are looking at Monday 29th April, 2019 – Friday 3rd May, 2019. We shall take final position on or before this Friday.”