How Federal Ministry Of Well being Workers Was Shot Lifeless By Police At Lagos Island A Day After Lekki Killings
In keeping with a report by SaharaReporters, some extra info have emerged on how a employees of the Federal Ministry of Well being, Abuja, Bashir Bolaji Akinsemoyin, was killed.
The person who was operating an errand was shot useless by the police at Lagos Island.
The incident occurred on Wednesday, October 21, when the police opened fireplace on thugs, who went berserk by looting and burning properties within the metropolis.
It was gathered that Akinsemoyin was on his solution to see a household pal at Isale Eko however was hit by a stray bullet on the pinnacle in an encounter between the police and thugs.
He was stated to have been rushed to the Basic Hospital on Broad Road in Marina for remedy when he later died after a number of efforts to save lots of his life.
In keeping with his brother, Akinsemoyin Ademola, who spoke with SaharaReporters, the sufferer was neither on the protest floor nor was a thugs, including that the loss was an enormous blow to their household.
He stated, “Bolaji was not a hoodlum. He was not a part of the protest. He was simply on his solution to Isale Eko to see a household pal. Earlier than I may attain Basic Hospital, he had handed away.
“He was getting ready to return to Abuja on Monday earlier than he was killed.”
The sufferer’s spouse was nonetheless too traumatised to talk with SaharaReporters over the tragic incident when contacted by our correspondent.
It was gathered that he was shot by one officer Ibikunle from Adeniji Police Station, who later fled the scene.
SaharaReporters gathered that the mob within the space have been miffed and infuriated by the incident, which led to the burning of the Lagos State governor’s mom’s home.
The 41-year-old man was buried on Thursday at Abari Cemetery, Epetedo, Lagos.