Nigerians React To Death Of Afenifere Leader's Daughter
The late Funke Olakunrin. Source: Twitter

Nigerians over taken to Twitter to condemn the killing of Funke Olakunrin, daughter of the National Leader of Afenifere, Pa Reuben Fasoranti.

Concise News had earlier reported that the Yoruba socio-cultural organisation announced the killing of Olakunrin by suspected herdsmen on Friday.

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The Olakunrin disclosed that the late Olakunrin, 58, was travelling to Ore Junction from Akure, Ondo State, when she was attacked and shot by suspected herdsmen.

“We have confirmed the death of Mrs Funke Olakunrin (58), daughter of our leader, Chief Fasoranti,” Afenifere spokesman Yinka Odumakin said in a statement.

“Eyewitness accounts say she died of gunshots from Fulani herdsmen who shot her at Ore junction in Ondo State earlier today.

“She was coming from Akure when the armed Fulani herdsmen came from the bush to attack her and other vehicles.

“Her domestic staff in the car with her also sustained gunshots.

“This is one death too many and a clear we-can-take-it-no-more death.”

Below are tweets from some Nigerians on the incident: