SWITZERLAND, FEBRUARY 24 – At least five persons, including a policeman have allegedly been killed in Sagamu, Ogun State, as angry young men and women took to the streets to protest the killing of a footballer named Tiyamiyu Kazeem aka Kaka, by operatives of Special Anti-Robbery Squad.
Today’s Echo gathered from a witness that some the police have shot dead two protesters while a police officer has been killed on the #EndSARS Protest in Sagamu.
Tiyamiyu Kazeem, assistant captain of Remo Stars FC better known as ‘Kaka’, was killed in Sagamu last weekend.
The talented defender was reported to have been killed by an officer of the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) in the state.
In a statement on Saturday, Oladimeji Oshode, Remo Stars media officer, said the incident happened at about noon along Sagamu road.
According to him, the accused officer stopped the vehicle the deceased was driving. Kazeem was said to have been with Sanni Abubakar, his teammate.
The footballer was allegedly pushed out of the vehicle by the SARS operative, who had mistaken him for a suspected internet fraudster (Yahoo boy), before he was hit by an incoming vehicle.