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Justice: Ex-cop Jailed 10 Years For Murders Hotel Lodger

Justice: Ex-cop Jailed 10 Years For Murders Hotel Lodger

Goji, who was a policeman at the time the crime was committed, was charged with murder on July 29, 2021.

An Ekiti High Court, Ado Ekiti Division, has sentenced a 38-year-old ex-policeman, Tizhe Goji, to 10 years for killing a man at a hotel in Ado Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital.

Goji, who was a policeman at the time the crime was committed, was charged with murder on July 29, 2021.

According to the charge, the ex-policeman on November 21, 2021, at a hotel in Ado Ekiti “did murder one Abayomi Olaoye, contrary to Section 319(1) of the Criminal Code Cap. 16, Laws of Ekiti State, 2012.”

Ex-cop Jailed
Ex-cop Jailed

An eyewitness, Bukola Omorinkoba, in her statement to the police, said she, alongside other family members, including the deceased, lodged in the hotel for a wedding at Ise Ekiti.

Ex-cop jailed 10 years for killing hotel lodger.

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