At least three people, including a local journalist from Ondo state, have been killed after a robbery at a bank in Ilara-Mokin, Ifedore Local Government Area.
During the attack on Thursday afternoon, a policeman was also killed.
Afuye was hit by a stray bullet while he was inside his car when the robbers stormed the bank.
Afuye was the Public Relations Officer for Elizade University in the town where the robbery took place.
He worked at the state-owned Orange FM, Akure, before being appointed spokesman for the university.
The incident has also resulted in the death of one other person, which has thrown the residents into panic.