In a story uploaded by instablog9ja on twitter, a 45-years old Lagos businessman has been reported killed by an officer of Nigeria Police Force for asking the NPF officer why he wanted to search him.
The police officer identify as Jonathan shot Jelili while he was relaxing at Quilox Lounge, Sangotedo, Ajah. Officer Jonathan has asked Mr Jelili to submit himself for search, and Mr Jelili on the other hand demanded for the reason behind the search.
The Officer Jonathan got angry and fired the deceased for questioning his order. Lagos state commissioner for Police, Hakeem Odumosu, and some senior officers have since visited late Bakare’s family to sympathize with them and a trial has been ordered.
“Lagos businessman shot dæd for questioning Police search.
“A 45-year-old Lagos businessman, Jelili Bakare, has been k¡lled by a trigger-happy policeman identified as Jonathan.
“The deceased was k¡lled because he demanded to know why the policeman wanted to search him.
“Jelili was relaxing at Quinox Lounge in Sangotedo, Ajah, when Jonathan asked him to submit himself for a search.
“He, however, got angry and opened fire when the latter simply demanded an explanation.
“The state Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, and some senior officers have since paid a condolence visit to the late Bakare’s family and a trial has been ordered”
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