Police Arrest Suspected Ekiti State Monarch killer.


The Ekiti state police command had on Monday  launched a manhunt for the mentally unbalanced man who allegedly stabbed and killed the Oba Gbadebo Ogunsakin, the Olowa of Odo Oro in Ikole Local government area of Ekiti State.

The Mentally deranged man who was alleged to be a member of the Oba’s royal family reportedly walked into the palace and stabbed the Oba as he was entering his vehicle after a council meeting in the palace on Monday morning.the Mad man,immediately fled into the bus after the incident.Luck ran out of him, on Monday evening as he was apprehended by the police at Ajao market in Ado Ekiti around 4:30pm.

The suspect, upon interrogation by the police identified himself as Omoniyi Ademola Stephen, he also confessed to the crime.

The state police public relations officer Dsp Caleb Ikechukwu,who confirmed the suspects arrest added that  the case has been transferred to state criminal investigation department (SCID) for proper and accurate investigations.



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