Olajide Sowore, the younger brother of former presidential candidate, Omoyele Sowore, has been buried in the Kiribo area of Ondo State.
The remains of Olajide were laid to rest in the presence of his wife, four kids, family members, friends, and associates. The elder Sowore, in a Facebook post on Thursday, shared photos of the burial with the caption, “My kid brother Olajide Sowore who was brutally murdered by yet-to-be-identified gunmen reportedly referred to as herdsmen/kidnappers on Ore-Benin Road was finally laid to rest today at Kiribo!” READ ALSO: Olajide Sowore: Widow Narrates How She Escaped From Gunmen Who Killed Sowore’s Brother
Remember Sowore’s younger brother was a Pharmacy student at the Igbinedion University in the Okada area of Edo State. He was returning from school when he was shot dead by suspected herdsmen around 6am on Saturday along the Lagos-Benin Expressway. READ ALSO: If Igbos Rely On Buhari’s Promises, They Will Die One By One – Reno Omokri Reports have stated that the late Sowore was killed when gunmen kidnapped about five persons. A woman, Emmanuella Anyanwu, who escaped from the hoodlums who killed late the Olajide had also said the gunmen demanded a ransom of N10m shortly before she escaped from the camp where she was kept with four others.