A 32-year-old man, known as Yemi Ajayi, was allegedly shot dead by a policeman at the Iwo Road junction, in Ibadan the Oyo state capital today July 10.
According to eyewitnesses, late Yemi as well as his cousin were driving to work when a crew of police officers stopped them. When one of the police officer began struggling with Yemi’s cousin that was the driver of the vehicle, trouble began.
The eyewitnesses stated as the vehicle driver struggled to hold his vehicle from drifting off the road, the policeman purportedly discharged a shot which struck Yemi in the tummy, killing him instantaneously.
The state authorities command is yet to talk about the occurrence.