Nigerian new music star Wizkid has reacted to the alleged killing of 1 of his fans identified as Mr. Ramon Babatunde Ramon by a bring about policeman, sergeant Lukmon Akanbi.
The incident was stated to have transpired on Ahmadu Bello Way near to the venue of Wizkid’s live performance, Newswatch stories.
Footage of the corpse of the target had been making rounds on the social media.
Wizkid condemned the act and promised to get justice. He tweeted, “Nigerian law enforcement! Shield us! Not destroy us! I’m so so sorry men. I’m so damaged right now 💔 💔”.
He went in advance to say, “I won’t quit until we get justice”
Meanwhile, the Lagos law enforcement authorities have dismissed and arraigned the sergeant, who allegedly gunned down the enthusiast.
The tragic incident is considered to have transpired in the early several hours of Friday, with clips from the scene making the rounds on social media soon immediately after.
Talking on the incident, Bala Elkana, spokesperson of the Lagos police, stated the commissioner, had right away ordered the arrest of the perpetrator.
He reported there was an argument among the officer, who was on patrol at the location, and the target, who was returning from the event.
“The police officer was mentioned to have pulled the set off of his pistol on the unarmed civilian, which drop short of expert specifications on the use of firearms. The sufferer was rushed to Naval Dockyard Healthcare facility and was verified useless by the medical doctor on duty,” Elkana claimed.
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“The Law enforcement Sergeant was arrested and detained at the Provost Section, Command Headquarters, Ikeja. He was subjected to internal disciplinary proceedings regarded as Orderly Home Demo.
“He was arraigned just before the adjudicating officer on 3 counts demand of discreditable conduct opposite to paragraph E (3), initially program, illegal and unneeded work out of authority contrary to Paragraph Q(2), and Problems to Content articles opposite to Paragraph D(1), Law enforcement Act and Rules, Cap 370 LFN 1990.
“The Sergeant was found responsible of all the fees and awarded the punishment of dismissal from the Nigeria Police. He has been handed above to the Point out Prison Investigation Division, Yaba for prosecution in standard courtroom.”
Condemning Akanbi’s “unprofessional perform,” which led to the victim’s dying, Elkana included that supervisory officers of erring policemen will henceforth be held liable for the misconduct of their guys.
“This is part of the actions set in put to control incidents of qualified misconduct and engendered accountability in the procedure. The CP avows that no situation of human legal rights violations and abuse of powers will be tolerated,” he included.