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Police Announce Arrest, Detention Of Officers Who Allegedly Killed Kolade Johnson

Acting IGP, Mohammed Abubakar Adamu

The Nigeria Police has announced the arrest and detention of officers on the Anti Cultism unit of the police command who allegedly killed Kolade Johnson that led to violent protest by some angry youths, leading to the blockade of Lagos- Abeokuta Express Way.

A statement today, Monday, by the spokesman of the Lagos Police Command, DSP Bala Elkana, said that ​through account of eye witnesses at No.1 Beco street, Onipetesi, Mangoro Bus Stop, the scene of the incidence, men of the Rapid Response Squads and Metro patrol were able to identify the alleged killer police officers.

According to DSP Bala Elkana, the officers, whose names and number he did not mention, have subsequently been arrested “and are currently in Police custody undergoing interrogation. They will be subjected to internal disciplinary procedures, and may be prosecuted in conventional Court if implicated by ongoing investigation.”

The incidence occurred yesterday, Sunday, March 31.