Oyo State Area of Meeting on Tuesday chided the Inspector Basic of Police, Mr. Muhammed Adamu and the state Commissioner of Police, Mr. Joe Enwonwu over the get away of a serial killer, Sunday Shodipe from custody.
The state Area of Meeting stated the incident used to be a humiliation to all the police drive.
Speaker of the Meeting, Hon. Adebo Ogundoyin, who made the statement throughout plenary in Ibadan, insisted that the get away of the suspect used to be sudden.
DAILY POST remembers that Sunday Shodipe, a suspect who used to be arrested in reference to killings of Barakat Bello, Azeezat Shomuyiwa and a five-year-old boy recognized as Mujeeb, had previous been paraded at the side of two others on 17th July this 12 months.
Alternatively, the police underneath the management of Enwonwu on Sunday, stated the suspect has escaped from Police custody.
In a commentary issued via its Public Members of the family Officer (PRO) Mr. Olugbenga Fadeyi, Oyo State Police command stated that the suspect escaped after he used to be charged to court docket.
However, Ogundoyin whilst reacting, stated it used to be a pity that the police have been careless of their tasks.
He stated, “Safety is without doubt one of the cardinal programmes of our management. However the get away of a serial killer in Police Custody is sudden.
“This explains why other people clamour for State Police. Other people might be compelled to offer their very own safety because it came about in Okeho when Financial institution robbers have been apprehended via the locals.”
Our correspondent experiences that the Meeting has directed its Committee on Safety and Approach to urgently meet with Enwonwu to determine and resolve the cases surrounding the get away of Shodipe.
The directive used to be a part of resolutions reached via the Meeting whilst deliberating on a Topic of Pressing Public Significance presented via a member representing Akinyele constituency 1, Hon Ayo Fatokun.
The subject centres at the wish to repair peace and order in Akinyele Native In Ibadan.
Fatokun defined that one Mrs Funmilayo used to be butchered to loss of life, an afternoon after the mysterious get away of Sunday Shodipe from Mokola Police Station, a construction that has once more thrown the entire council into concern.
The Area then instructed the Commissioner of police to urgently put measures in position to make sure the rearrest and urged prosecution of the top suspect and different accomplices within the ugly homicide of no longer lower than six other people within the Native Executive whilst similarly calling for the deployment of extra safety brokers to the council.
It appealed to the Board of Oyo State Safety Community codenamed Operation Amotekun to expedite motion at the ongoing recruitment of officials into the corps so that you could collaborate with different safety businesses in selling peace and safety in Akinyele and different spaces around the state.
Different lawmakers amongst whom are Deputy Speaker, Hon Muhammad Fadeyi, Hon Adeola Bamidele (Iseyin/Itesiwaju), Hon Olusola Owolabi (Ibadan North East 2) and Hon Oluwafemi Oluwafowokanmi (Ibadan South East 2) of their contributions, condemned what they referred to as the lackadaisical angle of the boys of the Nigerian Police to their activity of securing the lives and houses of the voters.
They argued that for a serial killer to flee from Police Custody with out the mobile or jail being damaged used to be no longer handiest unhappy however despicable.
They stated that the get away confirmed that safety has been compromised.