Protest In Ibadan As Police Reportedly Shoot NYSC Members


A yet to be identified police officer, on Thursday, shot a corps member at New Garage area of Ibadan, the Oyo State capital.

It was gathered that the corps member, whose identity is still unknown, was returning from CDS in Oluyole Local Government Area when the incident happened.

According to an eyewitness, the corps member, who was driving a white Toyota Camry car was falgged down by the policemen, but he did not stop.

The policemen pursued the corps member to New Garage and blocked his car.

The corps member, who was unaware that the policemen were pursuing him, reportedly rolled up the glass of his car and refused to talk to them.

One of the officers was said to have shot him in the chest and head at close range, which left him unconscious.

The incident reportedly led to a protest in the area.

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