Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has condemned the murder of Olajide Sowore, brother of human rights activist, Omoyele Sowore as he sent his condolences to the family.
Atiku while reacting to the gruesome murder of Olajide, also urged the government to arrest the perpetrators.
“I just received news of the reported killing of Mr Olajide Sowore, a student of Igbinedion University and the immediate younger brother of human rights activist, @YeleSowore. His death, and indeed the killings and daily abductions of innocent citizens, saddens me.
“Every death diminishes our humanity. My sincere condolences to the Sowore family and his friends. May his soul rest in peace,” he said.
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has assured to bring killers of Olajide to justice.
Obaseki said, The news of Olajide’s death is heartbreaking; and we will make all efforts to bring the perpetrators of the dastardly act to justice,”
“On behalf of the people and government of Edo State, I condole with the Sowore family and pray that God will grant all the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.”