Call Your Members To Order, Police Boss Warns Lagos PDP
The Lagos Commissioner of Police is worried about the use of firearms and the frequency of violence involving the PDP in the state.
His concerns understandable came after the killing of one Borishade Adeniyi, the Apapa LG PDP Chapter Chairman, who was allegedly shot at Igbosuku village, Eti-Osa LGA where a party meeting went awry.
CP warns that no political party will be allowed to truncate the peace in the state and urged all political parties in Lagos to disarm their members as nobody without necessary authorisation is permitted to bear firearms.
He added that henceforth, political party leaders will be liable for the actions of their supporters.
It will be recalled that on July 12, 2018, two men; Wale Oye, 37 and Ganiyu Ajiboluwa, 47, were arrested at Festac Extension by Apple Junction, Amuwo Odofin with two pump action rifles.
The guns, according to the police, were given to them by one Hon. Dipo Olorunrinu, a member of the PDP in Lagos State House of Assembly, to escort him to a political rally.
The said Hon. Dipo Olorunrinu was arrested and the police say they are all helping in the investigation of the case.
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