In what could be described as an unfortunate incident, a teenage boy has been shot and killed by a trigger-happy policeman after a quarrel over a sachet of water in Kabba, Kabba/Bunu Local Government Area of Kogi state on Saturday morning, January 22.
Daily Trust reports that the incident has elicited wide protests in the town, forcing business activities to a standstill.
While reacting to the sad incident, the Kogi state commissioner of police, CP Edward Egbuka, stated that the information from the area commander of the police in the area was different from the claims being spread.
CP Egbuka added that the Policeman had tried to defend himself from the victim, promising to investigate the matter further and get the true position of things.
How school teacher kidnapped, killed, buried adorable 5-year-old girl after demanding 6m ransom
The police command in Kano state has arrested a 30-year-old, Abdul malik Tanko for abducting and killing a 5-year-old girl, Hanifa.
Tanko was arrested alongside his accomplice, Hassim while trying to receive part of the N6 million they had requested as a ransom for the release of Hanifa.
Hanifa until her death was a student in Noble Kids Nursery and Primary school which was managed by Tanko.