Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo state has confirmed that the man shot in the Ogbomoso protest is dead.
In a series of tweets on his handle, @seyiamakinde, the Oyo governor also gave the identity of the deceased as Jimoh Isiaka.
The late Isiaka was said to have died at Bowen University Teaching Hospital, Ogbomoso, where he was rushed to.
Makinde further disclosed that seven other protesters were injured in the ensuing fracas from the protest.
Meanwhile the remains of Jimoh Isiaka has been laid to rest.
He promised to pay a condolence visit to the Jimoh family while promising to ensure that investigation into the incident reaches a logical conclusion.