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Amotekun officer shoots police officer in Oyo


An officer of the Oyo State Security Network, otherwise known as Amotekun has shot a police constabulary in Oyo state.

The special police constabulary, Fatai Yekini was shot by Ibrahim Ogundele at Sanga.

Olugbenga Fadeyi, the state’s police public relations officer, confirmed the news.

He said the incident happened when police officers attached to Ojongbodu Command responded to calls to dislodge some youths who have assembled for a carnival.

Fadeyi said, “Yes, this happened when the Police personnel at Ojongbodu Division, Oyo were responding to calls to dislodge recalcitrant youths staging a carnival after several warnings that such should not be staged.

“The Amotekun personnel has since been arrested and currently being investigated at Ojongbodu Police station,” he told Daily Post.

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