The Lagos State Police Command has arrested one Mrs Nike Lawal over the death of two persons in a road accident that occurred during an #EndSARS protest in the state.
In a statement on Friday, the Command’s Public Relations Officer, Olumuyiwa Adejobi, said Nike, an #EndSARS protester, had allegedly killed two Nigerians at Ikola Road, Alagbado.
Adejobi said, “Mrs Nike Lawal, was the driver of Toyota 4Runner SUV with REG. NO. GGE 346 BK that ran into a tricycle and killed the duo of Ojo Azeez, m, 27 years and Yusuf Sodia, m, 26 years, both of Command Road, Alagbado, Lagos State.
“Ojo and Sodia both in the tricycle died on the spot.
“The suspect, who intentionally removed the number plates on her SUV, shortly after the accident, joined the protest at AIT junction, Alagbado, and started driving recklessly before the fatal accident.
“The Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, has commiserated with the families of the deceased and assured them of the command’s commitment to obtain justice in the case,” he said.
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