A policeman who allegedly killed a motorcycle rider, popularly called okada rider, has caused unrest in Owode area of Ikorodu. The okada rider was said to have been killed last night over 20 naira. Touts and other okada riders have taken to stones and sticks and chased out policemen from their station at Owode.
Rapid Response Squad has, however, been called in to deal with the situation. There is now a bit of calm in the area.
Reports reaching Famzn News say people in the vicinity are now being picked up at random. The policemen are even entering into compounds in the area to pick up people; anywhere they find a motorcycle parked. Even buses on the road are being stopped just to pick up passengers.
More to come….