Oparemi Goke and Ogunyemi Mujeeb, two newly appointed Durbar Police Constables in Oyo, and a member of Nigeria’s Discipline Intelligent Group (DIGON) met their premature death while chasing cannabis smokers.
The security operatives drowned in Awerintu River, Oke Eletu, around 7:30 p.m. on
Sunday, July 12, 2020. while chasing the hoodlums who fled to a bridge swept away by flood
One of the hoodlums had been pursued by the police into a water he plunged into but got swallowed by mud. During the late hours of the same day their corpses were recovered.