Details have started emerging on how the former Chairman of Ikeja Local Government was killed. Hamzat who was once the Special Adviser to the Governor of Lagos State on Health was shot dead at Awolesi Road, Sagamu around 9 pm on Sunday. Findings revealed that he went to where he met his untimely death in company of a woman who is the wife of the Chairman of a vigilante group.
Street Journal gathered that he was shot just as he alighted from the vehicle with the woman.
Some of those around the area disclosed that they have been warning him not to bring the woman to that place again as she is somebody else’s wife.
The Police have arrested the woman and her husband and they are helping the police in their investigation. The Public Relations Officer of the Ogun State Police Command, Muyiwa Adejobi disclosed to Street Journal that “five suspects have been arrested and are being interrogated”. He stated that the suspects include the deceased’s female friend, her husband and three others who work for the woman’s husband. He also promised that “the police will get to the root of the matter.”