Former VC Of University Of Ibadan Shot Dead By Gunmen In Oyo State

A former Vice Chancellor of the University of Ibadan, Prof. Olufemi Bamiro, was shot on Tuesday evening by gunmen in a failed kidnap attempt. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the incident took place at Oluyole area of Ibadan.

The former vice chancellor was later taken to the University College Hospital (UCH) for treatment. The spokesman of the Oyo Police Command, Mr. Adekunle Ajisebutu, confirmed the incident.

He said Bamiro was rescued by policemen from the Oluwole Division who responded to a distress call. Ajisebutu told NAN that the state police commissioner, Mr. Sam Adegbuyi, had deployed the anti-kidnapping squad to go after the gunmen.

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  • chika bibian

    So unfortunate, may his soul RIP

  • Cornel Nwankwo

    This is terrible
    Kidnappers really want to smile to the bank come this xmas

  • kayode akinsanya

    Na Only God fit safe us for this country. R.I.p

    • Cornel Nwankwo

      Only God ooooooooooooooo

  • Mezzy Gilbert

    Too bad,don’t knw d joy ds heartless people derive in shedding blood

  • Mezzy Gilbert

    Na wsoooo

  • emekachilaka

    hmmm too bad

  • Hmmm…who em offend reach this level…hmmm

  • Olovo Obinna

    Na wa….what has he done to warrant this act….police should make sure his killers be arrested asap

  • WillieBravo

    Ewo!!! What could he have done to be killed like that?