The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, Hakeem Odumosu, has ordered the fast detention and orderly room trial of 1 Inspector Adadu Harmless hooked up to PMF 22 Ikeja, for hitting and injuring one Kayode Jaiyeola, of the Punch newspaper at Maryland, Lagos on Thursday.
The police chief, who was monitoring the deployment and operational actions of officers and males of the command for the enforcement of the order in opposition to illegal gathering and protest by some unpatriotic people, raced to the scene and personally moved the injured journalist to the Police Cottage (hospital) at Space F, GRA, Ikeja, the place he personally waited and ensured the injured journalist was given fast medical remedy.
The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), SP Muyiwa Adejobi, in a press release, mentioned preliminary findings carried out by the Commissioner of Police and eye witness accounts from senior officers on the bottom revealed that the officer out of the blue attacked the journalist with out earlier altercation or confrontation.
“This propelled the Commissioner of Police to order for his trial to function a deterrent to others who’re keen on partaking in unprofessional and unethical conducts.
“Odumosu urged most of the people to imagine within the command’s dedication to sanitizing and reforming the policing system in Lagos State in conformity with the worldwide requirements.”