The two lovers were said to be cohabiting at the man’s community, before the tragic incident occurred Tuesday.
The command’s spokesperson, Chris Anyanwu, disclosed the development to newsmen in Abakaliki on Sunday.
The Lagos State police spokesman, SP Benjamin Hundeyin, confirmed the finding when he spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria on Monday.
The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in the FCT, DSP Josephine Adeh, said this in a statement on Thursday in Abuja.
Forty-eight-year-old Lawal (aka, Kunle Poly) is charged with conspiracy to commit murder and membership of an unlawful society.
The spokesman for the State’s Police Command SP Ahmed Wakil confirmed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Friday.
The Executive Director of Davina Care Foundation, Rachel Yohanna, told the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday, in Awka that the case was brought to the foundation by the mother of the victim, Benedict Sunday, a nurse.
Peter attached to the homicide section of the State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID), said this at the resumed trial of former Insp Haruna Ocheni, charged with culpable homicide.
Nedu said this during a chat with The PUNCH on Wednesday, hours after stating that it was his ex-wife that willingly handed over the daughters to him at the SCID on Tuesday.
Their arrest followed a distress call received at the Atan Ota Divisional Headquarters at about 9:45 pm that men of the underworld had invaded a provision and drinks shop at Oke Ore area, and the owner, one Tope Alabi, had been held hostage.
He said it was against the law for anybody or group of persons to carry out jungle justice against suspected criminals.
Samuel was arrested when he was accosted by policemen from Ogere division who were on routine patrol of their area.
Parading the suspects before journalists at the command headquarters, the Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, said a total of six arms, 18 7.62mm ammunition, 19 live cartridges and one expended cartridge were recovered from the suspects.Parading the suspects before journalists at the command headquarters, the Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, said a total of six arms, 18 7.62mm ammunition, 19 live cartridges and one expended cartridge were recovered from the suspects.
The command’s spokesman, ASP Dungus Abdulkarim, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Damaturu.
This is coming a few hours after the State Criminal Investigation Department of the Abia State Police command was razed by gunmen.
Sources said that the gunmen arrived the SCID facility in a Toyota Sienna with some of the gunmen who were stark naked and others dressed in black attire with red scarf carrying AK7.
This is contained in a statement signed in Lafia on Saturday by ASP Ramhan Nansel, the command’s Police Public Relations Officer on behalf of Bola Longe, the state Commissioner of Police.
The rebuttal is contained in a statement signed and issued by the command’s spokesperson, DSP Loveth Odeh to newsmen in Abakaliki on Sunday.
A credible source revealed the names of the three suspects as Karimu Yusuf, Isaac Isaiah and Sunday Isaac. The deceased were two males and a female.
The confirmation is contained in a statement signed by SP Chidi Nwabuzor, the Police Public Relations Officer of the command.