The crisis over local government administration in Oyo State worsened on Monday when a man identified as Abdulasisi Isa was shot dead during a clash in Surulere Local Government Area of the state.
The deceased is a member of the PDP in Surulere local government.
He was killed when supporters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and those of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) clashed over who is the authentic chairperson of the local government.
There have been pockets of violence between supporters of the local council chairpersons who were sacked by Governor Seyi Makinde and those of the caretaker committees he appointed in their place.
The sacked officials are members of APC while those he appointed are members of PDP.
PREMIUM TIMES learned that many people were also injured when the…