Aruga Joe Omokaro, Lagos
Lagos Police hierarchy has vowed to track down Okada’ (commercial motor cyclists) riders who stabbed a senior police officer to death on Thursday.
The officer, Chief Superintendent of Police (CSP) Kazeem Abonde was said to have veen stabbed to death by Okada’ riders around Ajao Estate off Murtala Mohammed International Airport Road.
The SUPREME learnt that little was a little argument between the officer and the Okada’ riders suspected to be Fulani. The Okada’ riders were said to have suddenly brought out knives with which they stabbed the officer to death.
Dependable source at Lagos Police Command headquarter hinted The SUPREME that CSP Kazeem “was due for retirement next year.”
We are launching manhunt for the killers. He can’t just die like that,” the senior officer vowed.
Before his death CSP Kazeem was the Principal Staff Officer in the Operations Department of the police command.
Meanwhile, our investigations reveal that many Northern Okada’ riders yesterday evening deserted Ajao Estate and its environs.
The SUPREME discrete investigations further reveal that, many Northerners loaded motorcycles ( Okada) in two trailers at Berger axis of Lagos/Ibadan express way yesterday evening, apparently escaping from Lagos over apprehension of reprisal attack by the police.