Only few days after the clash between The Army and Lagbus drivers, its the police force that is in the news this time around for the wrong reasons. Pandemonium is currently reigning at Thomas Bus stop, Ajegunle on Ikorodu Road as three young men are feared to have been shot dead by policemen from the Ajegunle Police Station.
Its believed that the men were among some residents of the area, who were protesting against the killing of
two young men in the same area by policemen on Friday.
Policemen were said to have pursued four men, who jumped into the lagoon, but policemen reportedly opened fire on them, killing two instantly. Two lucky
ones managed to escape.
The security operatives alleged that the men, who were bus drivers, were in possession of, smoking or selling marijuana (Indian Hemp).
On Saturday, some aggrieved young men in the area, however, began a protest against the killing, while some
policemen reportedly opened live bullet on them killing three youths instantly.
The booming of guns could still be heard as of the time of filing this report while the two lanes of the expressway have been blocked to both human and vehicular traffic.