Olusayo Fagbemi, a 42-year-old woman was on Wednesday murdered in Sasa, Ojoo area in Akinyele local government, Oyo state.
It was gathered that the woman was killed by unknown persons while she was washing clothes.
She was rushed to the hospital where she was confirmed dead on arrival.
Confirming the incident, the spokesperson of the Oyo State Police Command, Mr Fadeyi confirmed the incident and said efforts are being made to get the culprits arrested.
Fagbemi’s death would be the fifth case of murder recorded in the area.
Another resident, who identified himself as Kolawole, decried the frequent killings and urged the state and federal governments to intervene urgently..
“The woman was hit on the head though murder weapon was not found and Ojo police division says they are investigating the crime.
On June 5, Azeezat Shomuyiwa was found dead in her apartment at Aba Ijefun area of Akinyele.
The victim, who was seven months pregnant, was said to have been murdered by unknown persons.
The attack occurred a week after 18-year-old Barakat Bello, a student of the Federal College of Animal Health and Production, Ibadan, was raped and killed in her home in the same area.
Also, a 21-year-old female student of Oke-Ogun Polytechnic, Grace Oshiagwu, was murdered on June 13, while another five-year-old boy, Mujeeb Tirimisiyu, was hacked to death on Monday.