LASMA Official Reportedly Stoned To Death By Hoodlums

LASMA Official Reportedly Stoned To Death By Hoodlums

One Ola Oyeshina who is an official of the Lagos State Transport Management Authority has reportedly been stoned to death by hoodlums in the Apapa area of the state.

YANS gathered that the official was in the course of sanitising Iganmu-Sifax area of Apapa on Friday, November 29 when he was attacked by two hoodlums.

Oyeshina later died at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba where he was receiving treatment.

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The LASTMA General Manager, Olajide Oduyoye condemned the continued attack on the officials while on duty, adding that the suspects had been arrested and detained at the Area B Command.

He said: “Owing to the trauma experienced, he (Oyeshina) was immediately referred to LUTH from Randle Hospital, Surulere. The LASTMA General Manager further revealed that it is unfortunate that the agency lost the young promising officer in the early hours of Saturday, November 30, 2019.

“He has therefore assured that the perpetrators of the dastardly act that were caught will be prosecuted to serve as a deterrent to other members of the public who may harbour committing such crime in future.”

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