A Senator Aderele Oriolowo, an All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain in Osun State, has allegedly escaped an assassination by yet unknown gunmen.
Senator Oriolowo represents Osun West Senatorial District.
The alleged assassination attempt allegedly took place on Sunday, January 10, 2021.
The gunmen had attacked the venue of an APC meeting at Ikire in the district. However, the senator, who was at the meeting, was rushed out of the venue by security personnel attached to him.
Commenting on the incident, the Senator on his Facebook page described it as an assassination attempt on his life.
“Just escaped an assassination attempt on my life and that of my entourage. To God be the glory, we are safe and alive.
“God is my helper, my shelter and my fortress, I fear no evil,” he wrote.