20-Yr-Old Girl Dies, Man Injured Injured In Another Police Shooting In Lagos
Two weeks after men of the Special Anti Cultism Squad (SACS) shot 36-yr-old, Kolade Johnson dead in Lagos, another police brutality has happened in the Ajegunle area of the state as some policemen reportedly shot a 20-yr-old girl and a young man that was said to be with her.
The girl according to reports died as a result of the shooting while the young man suspected to be her boyfriend sustained grievous injury.
Punch reports that Operatives from the Trinity Police Station in Ajegunle, Lagos, were alleged to be responsible for the attacks.
However, the girl has been identified as one Ada Ifeanyi and the boy identified as Emmanuel Akomafuwa.
Reacting to the incident on Twitter, Nigerian rapper and actor, Ruggedman @RuggedyBaba alleged that “Men of the Nigerian Police have killed another innocent Nigerian youth.
Men of the @PoliceNG have killed another innocent Nigerian youth. They killed a 20yr old girl in Ajegunle while the boy that was with her was also shot and is fighting for his life . We demand the death sentence
According to a yet to be confirmed report, the girl and the young man were returning from an outing when they ran into the police.