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    ‘This is fake news”- Police denies reports of girl killed by stray bullet at Yoruba Nation protest

    'This is fake news''- Police denies reports of girl killed by stray bullet at Yoruba Nation protest
    ‘This is fake news”- Police denies reports of girl killed  at Yoruba Nation protest

    The Lagos state police command has denied reports stating that a 14-year-old girl identified as Jumoke, was killed yesterday at the Yoruba Nation protest held in Ojota in Lagos state today July 3, when a stray bullet hit her.

    Photos and Videos of the corpse of a girl which  went viral that afternoon with claims that she was killed by a stray bullet fired in Ojota where the rally was held.

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    In a statement released by the police’s spokesperson, CSP Ademuyiwa Adejobi, stated that the report is fake an attempt to cause confusion and fear and anxiety in the state. He said no live bullet was fired while the police dispersed the protesters.

    The statement reads

    ‘The attention of the Lagos State Police Command has been drawn to a news making rounds that a 14 year-old girl was hit and killed by police bullet today 3rd July, 2021 at the venue of the Oodua Republic Mega Rally in Ojota, Lagos. 

    The Command hereby wishes to debunk the rumour and state categorically that it’s a calculated attempt to create confusion and fears in the minds of the good people of Lagos State and the country at large. 

    The Command did not fire a single live bullet at Ojota rally today. The said corpse was found wrapped and abandoned at a distance, far from Ojota venue of the rally, behind MRS Filling Station, inward Maryland, on the other side of the venue, with dried blood stains suggesting that the corpse is not fresh. After a close look at the corpse, a wound suspectedly sustained from a sharp object was seen on it. 

    The news is false and mischievous. The Command therefore urges the general public to disregard the news and go about their lawful normal daily activities while investigation to unravel the incident will commence immediately. The Commissioner of Police,Lagos State, CP Hakeem Odumosu, therefore commiserates with the family of the found deceased and assures that thorough investigation will be carried out.

    The Command equally wishes to warn against the spread or peddling of fake and unconfirmed stories as such could be dangerous and counterproductive”

     

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