Engr. Mufutau Olayemi a lecturer at the D.S Adegbenro ICT Polytechnic, Itori, Ogun State, Engr. Mufutau Olayemi was attacked and murdered by yet to be identified gunmen this morning.
It was gathered that Mufutau who until his untimely death, was Head, Department of Electrical Engineering at the Polytechnic.
Information has it that he was trailed to Itori area of the State by gunmen in an unmarked vehicle where he was attacked and shot at close range killing him instantly.
Mufutau was said to be returning from a conference when he met his gruesome end in the hands of the suspected assassins.
Operatives from the Homicide section of the Ogun State Police Command, Eleweran, Abeokuta, are working on every available clue to unravel the motive behind his murder.
The Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, who confirmed the incident in a phone interview with fasnews said the Command is treating the lecturer’s murder as a case of assassination, stressing that detectives from the Homicide section have been dispatched to the area to investigate the matter and unravel those behind it.