Just In: One Person Reportedly Killed, Several Injured as Youths Protest Killing of Remo Stars Footballer by SARS Officials
There is currently tension in Sagamu, one of the biggest cities in Ogun State, after angry young men and women took to the streets on Monday to register their displeasure over the killing of a footballer by operatives of Special Anti-Robbery Squad.
The protesters, who took to the streets also stormed the Palace of the Akarigbo and the Paramount Ruler of Remoland, Oba Babatunde Ajayi, demanding justice for the deceased.
The soccer player with Remo Stars Football Club known as Tiyamiyu Kazeem was said to have been pushed from a SARS van on motion and onto an oncoming speeding car that eventually killed him.
However, armed policemen have been deployed in the town to forestall a breakdown of law and order.
One person is currently feared dead as a result of the protest and there are concerns more damage could be witnessed if the situation persists.