Jamiu Issa, a Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) official, was reportedly killed by a motorist in the Lekki-Ajah area of the state.
The driver was allegedly driving against traffic when Issa attempted to stop him for a traffic violation, but the car crashed into him.
The cop was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced deceased.
Witnesses pursued the Sienna driver as he attempted to flee the scene, he also knocked down another individual in the process before being caught.
The driver has been apprehended and taken to the Ilasan police station, before he was the Ajiwe police station.
In other news, the police in Delta State have rescued five females including underage girls allegedly being used as sex slaves in a brothel in Ughelli South Local Government Area of the state.
The girls were rounded up after the operatives raided Fagoma Hotel, located at Aragba on Friday, April 15.
Spokesperson of the command, DSP Bright Edafe, who said 10 suspected female prostitutes and 10 males were arrested during the operation.
In his words;
“On 15/4/2022 at about 2330hrs, the Command received information that Fagoma Hotel located at Aragba in Otokutu in Ughelli South LGA of Delta State is being used as a brothel where underage children are trafficked and used as sex slave.
The command upon receiving this disturbing information raided the brothel and the following underage girls were rescued: 1.Happiness Johnson ‘f’ age 13yrs, 2.Esther Godspower ‘f’ age 21yrs. 3.Angel John ‘f’ age 22yrs. 4.Miracle Bishop ‘f’ age 19yrs. 5.Happiness Isreal ‘f’ 19yrs”