Olajide Sowore, brother to former presidential candidate, Omoyele Sowore, who was killed on Saturday by suspected kidnappers in Edo State has been buried in Kiribo, Ondo State.
In a Facebook post, the older Sowore 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!”
The deceased 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.
The police confirmed Sowore was killed by kidnappers who also took five persons captive.
See photos from the burial below: