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The President, Omega Fire Ministries Worldwide, Apostle Johnson Suleman, has slammed the police for killing the arrested top suspect concerned withinside the brutal assault on his convoy, a state of affairs that brought about the dying of 3 policemen, drivers and others.
The PUNCH had said that the cleric back from a overseas experience and become heading for a vacation spot withinside the country whilst the gunmen attacked his convoy alongside the Benin–Auchi Road, Edo State, round 5pm.
The nation Police Public Relations Officer, Chidi Nwabuzor, who showed the assault, stated six persons, which include policemen and Suleman’s drivers, have been killed, including that efforts have been ongoing to discover the whereabouts of the cleric’s home employee.
“The assault is showed. Three policemen have been murdered; of his (Suleman’s) drivers have been killed; one home woman employee become killed and they may be nevertheless trying to find every other girl home employee.
“As we communicate, Apostle Johnson Suleman is safe. One of the hoodlums turned into gunned down and one of the motors changed into recovered,” Nwabuzor stated on Friday.
A forty two seconds video clip displaying the corpse of the killed suspect in a automobile were trending online.
In the video clip, a policeman became heard describing the slain suspect as a kidnapper.
The policeman stated, “One of the abductors that changed into stuck today (Friday) even as the DPO, CSP Ayodele Sulaiman, led the operation alongside Iyewe-Auchi Road, and after a gun battle, this one (suspect) changed into gunned down at the same time as others escaped with bullet wounds. Bush combing is ongoing.”
Reacting to the video, Suleman, in a tweet, condemned the killing of the suspect who turned into passed over to the police alive, alleging that it become an try and cowl up lines that would cause the ones at the back of the assault.
The cleric’s tweet read, “Lies…there weren’t kidnappers… He became stuck and passed over and the police killed him immediately. Why? Why killing him at the spot? Who is making an attempt to cowl up lines?”
Also reacting, Suleman’s lawyer, Samuel Amune, even as traumatic a radical research into the case, slammed the police for killing the suspect who turned into alive whilst the youths and the vigilante stuck him and passed him over to the police.
He stated, “As I communicate with you now, I am with Apostle Suleman, and I am analyzing the automobile in his compound. One of the lads become stuck the day gone by via way of means of vigilantes and he turned into passed over alive to the Auchi Police Division.
“But ironically, we don’t understand what came about and the subsequent issue we heard changed into that the police have shot him lifeless. I don’t understand what the police might prepare dinner dinner up later to be liable for capturing him because the police station became now no longer attacked with the aid of using the youths.
“It became the youths along with the vigilante that arrested the boy and exceeded him over alive to the police. So, the best conspiracy concept that you can effortlessly consider now could be that become he (the policeman) appearing below a advanced order to have carried out what he has carried out?
“Was there any gang up or hint that they may be seeking to cowl up? These are a number of the theories God will assist us get to the bottom of as time progresses. The police have now no longer given us any reliable cause for taking pictures him useless.”
In a follow-up reaction, Nwabuzor defined the insinuation that the suspect become exceeded over to the police alive and he became shot lifeless with the aid of using a policeman as an try to malign the efforts of the policemen at some point of the assault.
He stated, “That insinuation is simply an try and malign the DPO in price of Auchi. That is an try to dent all of the paintings that they’ve completed. During the assault, no one knew anybody, and the police had been there to save you any shape of assault on anybody.
“The police have a task to shield lifestyles and property; it’s far their constitutional duty. The motion of the police became impromptu, the movement became taking place whilst the police attended to the misery name and proper there on the scene of the crime, the whole lot took place.
“I in no way heard of any facts that the suspect changed into passed over to the police. Let them (people who apprehended the suspect) pop out and make rationalization for that. That isn’t always true, it’s miles simply hearsay; if anybody has a opposite opinion on that, allow them to pop out and inform the world.”