Presidency reacts to shooting of Kolade Johnson by SARS officers

The Nigerian Presidency has reacted to the death of Kolade Johnson, the young man who was killed by the SARS operatives in Lagos on Sunday.

The killing of the Liverpool fan and father of one has sparked an outrage on social media, with Nigerians calling for the totally haulage or reformation of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad.

The Presidency writes via Twitter:

Deepest Condolences to the family and friends of Kolade Johnson, victim of the March 31 fatal shooting in Lagos. @PoliceNG have assured that the Team suspected of involvement in the shooting have been apprehended & are undergoing disciplinary procedure. Updates will be provided.