Police officer arrested for allegedly killing a fan at Wizkid’s live performance

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A police Sergeant, Lukmon Akanbi has been arrested for reportedly capturing and killing one Ramon Babatunde Ramon on his means from an leisure present.

Video clips of the deceased mendacity helplessly after being allegedly shot useless by the policeman at Starboy Fest, an occasion organised by award-winning singer Wizkid, had gone viral on-line within the early hours of Friday.

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The incident occurred round Eko Atlantic Victoria Island, Lagos throughout a fracas between the police officer who was on patrol within the space and the sufferer.

Reacting to the incident, police spokesperson in Lagos, Bala Elkana, in a press release made out there to newsmen, stated the commissioner had instantly ordered the arrest of the perpetrator.

Sergeant Akanbi’s was discovered responsible in an orderly room trial of all the costs and awarded punishment of dismissal from the Nigeria Police.

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The assertion learn: “Commissioner of Police Lagos State, CP Hakeem Odumosu, psc has ordered the arrest of F/No 448407 Sgt Lukmon Akanbi connected to Victoria Island Police Station over the capturing of 1 Ramon Babatunde Adeniyi ‘m’ 39 years outdated of campus space Lagos island.

“The incident was stated to have occurred on 27/12/2019 at about 0420 round Eko Atlantic Victoria Island, Lagos throughout a fracas between the Police Officer who was on patrol within the space and the sufferer who was coming back from an occasion.

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“The Police Officer was stated to have pulled the set off of his pistol on the unarmed civilian, which fall in need of skilled requirements on using Firearms.

“The sufferer was rushed to Naval Dockyard Hospital and was confirmed useless by the physician on obligation.

“The Sergeant was discovered responsible in an orderly room trial of all the costs and awarded punishment of dismissal from the Nigeria Police.

“He’s handed over to the State Felony Investigation Division, Yaba for prosecution in standard Courtroom.

“Supervisory Officers of erring Policemen will henceforth be held vicariously responsible for the misconduct of their males. That is a part of the measures put in place by the no nonsense Commissioner of Police to curb incidents {of professional} misconduct and engendered accountability within the system.

“The CP avowed that no case {of professional} misconduct, human rights violations and abuse of powers by Police Officers will probably be tolerated.”

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