Ogun Senator’s Aide Shot Dead In Lagos.
BY:LUCKY KENEDY OSE
Adeniyi Sanni, a legislative aide of the senator representing Ogun West Senatorial District of Ogun State, Senator Solomon Adeola, has been gruesomely murdered in Lagos State.
The victim was murdered under controversial circumstance in the early hours of Saturday.
While confirming the incident, Senator Adeola’s media Adviser, Kayode Odunaro disclosed that the police have begun investigation to unravel the circumstances leading to his death.
According to Odunaro, Sanni was stopped at a checking point around Berger Area of Lagos on his way to his home at Isheri by security agents.
“He was asked to provide the documents of the car he was driving, which he did through his wife who sent all the documents to his phone WhatsApp
“It was gathered that the wife called a while later and the late Mr. Sanni told him they are still checking the vehicle’s paper.”
The Senator’s media Adviser further disclosed that the deceased wife raised an alarm when she could no longer reach her husband on phone, adding that this neccessitated a search for the deceased.
He added, “She was later called by passersby through the Next of Kin phone number on her husband’s driver’s license that the body of Mr. Sanni was dumped around Toyota Bus Stop in Oshodi with gunshot wound.
“Senator Adeola who was involved in the ongoing miniterial screening at the Senate is shocked beyond words and devastated by the news of this sad incident, as Mr. Sanni was his close aide for over two decades. The Nigeria Police Force are investigating the killing,” Odunaro stated.