Tragedy struck the Ekiti All Progressive Congress (APC) party as a chieftain of the party, Bunmi Ojo a former Personal Assistant to former Ekiti State Governor Segun Oni, was, on Friday night, shot dead by a yet-to-be identified assailant at a viewing centre, along Adebayo road in Ado-Ekiti, the state capital.
The tragic incident had thrown the camp of Oni in the APC into mourning and confusion.
Ojo was also a Board member of Federal Character Commission before his untimely death.
It was gathered that Ojo was an in-law of the National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu before he was brutally killed on Friday.
Unconfirmed sources told an online medium the deceased was a relation of Hon. Oyetunde Ojo, who is married to Tinubu’s eldest daughter, Folashade.