The Lagos State Police Command who visited the deceased has officially revealed the identities of the alleged killers of Kolade Johnson.
The suspects attached to the Anti Cultism Squad of the police command reportedly shot the victim on Sunday in Mangoro area of the state.
The Police Commissioner in Lagos State, Zubairu Muazu, disclosed the details of the personnel as Inspector Ogunyemi Olalekan and Sergeant Godwin Orji. He also corroborated the account of the police commissioner by posting the images of the erring personnel on Twitter.
According to him, the alleged shooters have been apprehended and subjected to internal disciplinary procedures.
A statement from the command on Tuesday disclosed that the police commissioner revealed the identities of the alleged killers during a visit to the family of the victim.
Mr Muazu who was received by the head of the deceased’s family, Mr Remi Lukman, condemned the action of the members of the Anti-Cultism team suspected to have carried out the shooting.
He reiterated his commitment in ensuring that justice was done in the matter, noting that the said shooters have since been apprehended and subjected to internal disciplinary procedures.
The police commissioner had a brief prayer session with the friends and family of the late Johnson.
In his response, Mr Lukman thanked the police commissioner for the visit and his resolve in ensuring that justice prevails in the case.
He said, “I thought it is going to be a one man’s fight but seeing the Police High Command joining our family in this fight has shown that justice will not only be done to Kolade but to the entire Nigerian youths.
The family head described his late son as a peace-loving person and called on well-wishers to remain calm and allow the law to take its course.