Tension As 26 Year Old Man
Dies From Broken Bottles
Mounted By Policeman In
The terrible passing of a young in the Sango region of Ado-
Odo/Ota Local Government Area of Ogun State has started fights
by occupants who are requesting justice.Funmilayo Oyediji’s
demise was said to have been brought about by some sharp
items planted by an anonymous cop in Oju Odo part of Iloye in
The episode, as indicated by sources, happened the penultimate
It was said that the 26-year-elderly person was on a visit to his
folks on Oyalowo Street in Iloye region when he kicked the
bucket in the wake of falling on ad libbed security metal and
broken jugs supposedly raised by the anonymous police officer
who has since blasted.
Furious occupants, particularly young people in the network have
since pledged not to relinquish the issue until equity is finished.
Oyediji’s chest was said to have been pierced by the
extemporized objects prompting his passing at a close by
It was said that the occurrence occurred at sunset, while the
police officer that planted the sharp articles was cruel.
Oyediji was said to have left his folks’ living arrangement to
charge his cell phone following a force blackout when he slipped
and fell on the items raised by the police officer on a revealed
An observer just recognized as Mrs Ojelabi said she was getting
back when she ran into the expired right away before the
She stated: “I was going out to get a few things in the local when
I ran into the perished close to the spot where he fell on the
raised metals and broken containers at around 7 pm.
“Being the giddy individual he was known for, he traded chat with
me and attempted to split a few jokes yet I was hurrying home at
that point. When I thought back, he had slipped and fallen on the
sharp items and had his chest penetrated.
“But instead than feel for him, the cop who planted the sharp
articles came out and reprimanded the expired for not being
cautious. He was hurried to a close by medical clinic by
supporters however he kicked the bucket.”
Oyediji’s senior sibling, Abiola, accused the passing of his sibling
for the sharp items planted by the escaping police officer.
He stated: “I live at Oshodi. I just come around on ends of the
week to give our matured guardians their upkeep remittance.
“I was told on the telephone that Funmilayo was engaging with
life after he fell on the sharp metal and jugs mounted close to a
seepage around Oju Odo zone of Iloye and that his chest was
“I was told he had lost so much blood and that they required cash
to treat him. I even moved an entirety of N100,000 to them for his
treatment. Lamentably, he passed on a couple of hours after the
“Unfortunately, I was informed that the blundering police officer
who additionally visited the emergency clinic in organization with
certain seniors of the network had darted before my landing in
the medical clinic.
“The people group pioneers didn’t generally show worry with the
exception of one Elder Keshinro.”
Another inhabitant, Kayode Olugade, said the police officer who
planted the sharp items that slaughtered Oyediji acted illicitly.
He stated: “The kid that passed on was notable to me. The people
group pioneers around there are additionally guilty on the
grounds that once you manufacture a house, you reserve no
privilege to stretch out your development to an open seepage.”
The dispossessed mother of the perished, Mrs Kikelomo Oyediji
asked the specialists worried to guarantee that equity was done in
the passing of her child.
She stated: “My child ventured out from home on that pivotal day
to charge his cell phone a few lanes from our home in light of the
fact that there was a force blackout.
“He fell on the sharp metal and jugs since he was curious about
the territory since he was done living with us. The specialists
ought to guarantee the guilty party is captured and rebuffed.”
It was assembled that the lamenting family couldn’t report the
occurrence to the police.
A source who talked in certainty anyway clarified that the case
was accounted for at an anonymous police headquarters by some
concerned network pioneers.
It was said that the occurrence made commotion as occupants
raged the police officer’s habitation so as to secure him.
The police officer, as per sources, anyway fled on locating the
He was said to have been accompanied a few hours after the fact
by some cops who discharged inconsistent shots to startle
The anonymous cop was said to have left with a portion of his
assets and has since not returned.
“The police officer being referred to vanished after he got wind
that some abused occupants were intending to assault his living
“Nobody knows his name since he doesn’t generally cooperate
with anybody in this network,” a source who professed to be one
of the adolescent heads in the network said.
It was said that he was later accompanied by a group of police
officers to move a portion of his things out of his home to an
“The police officer left everybody at the emergency clinic on the
affection that he was going to search for cash to cover the
medical clinic tab of the perished who was in a basic condition at
“We didn’t realize that he needed to flee from home.
“Some police officers later accompanied the police officer to
move a portion of his own things. They were shooting shots
inconsistently to prevent wronged occupants from assaulting the
police officer fingered in the demise of the youngster,” said an
inhabitant who asked not to be named.
Occupants revealed to The Nation that the episode was
accounted for to the police however nothing was done to censure
the police officer.
It was said that some furious young people later raged the cop’s
habitation and vandalized his structure after they found that he
One of the adolescents in the network, recognized basically as
Mobolaji, said the police officer must be secured to respond in
due order regarding his complicity in Oyediji’s demise.
He stated: “One thing is certain: we (the young) have decided not
to mess with this issue until equity is served to placate the spirit
of the kid, who was one of us.
“It is dismal that the police, who normally ought to capture the
said cop, are the ones protecting him and helping him to get
away from when occupants raged his home to catch him. This is
totally the tallness of bad form and we won’t take it.”
Police representative, Abimbola Oyeyemi, was not accessible for
remarks when our columnist called his cell phone at press time.