Lady Dies, Man Injured As Police Shoot Couple In Lagos


A couple, said to be returning from a night club on Saturday morning, were shot by police in the Ajegunle area of Lagos. 

The lady, identified as 20-year-old Ada Ifeanyi, was shot twice leading to her death while 32-year-old Emmanuel Akomafuwa sustained injuries to his head and is currently undergoing treatment. 

Police gave the address of Ada Ifeanyi as No. 4B, Amusa Lane, Off Ojo Road Ajegunle; and that of Emmanuel Akomafuwa as No. 52, Babatunde Street, Olodi Apapa, at Akpiri Street, Olodi Apapa.

“The incident happened on Saturday, April 13, 2019 around 7am,” Police said; contrary to social media allegations that they were shot at night while they were returning from a club.

Operatives from the Trinity Police Station in Ajegunle, Lagos, were alleged to be responsible for the attacks.

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