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Police arrest suspected killers of LUTH doctor, Stephen Urueye

The Lagos Police Command has arrested two persons suspected to have killed Dr. Stephen Urueye, a graduate of the University of Lagos, near the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi Araba.

According to a report by Channels Television, the suspects; Gbadebo Jimoh and Malik Adeboye, were arrested on Friday by police operatives from the Itire division.

The suspects have been transferred to the state criminal investigation department at the Yaba area of Lagos for further investigation.

Meanwhile, colleagues of late Dr. Urueye staged a protest at LUTH today, Friday, April 5, 2019 calling for justice for the late doctor as well as improved security in the area.

Recall that the deceased who had his graduation from the school on Tuesday, April 2, 2019, was stabbed to death by suspected armed robbers who accosted him while he was walking along Idi Araba road where the hospital is located.



Idris Aina
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