The Inspector-General of Police(IGP), Muhammed Adamu, on Tuesday, announced the disbandment of the Zonal Intervention Squad of Special Anti Robbery Squad(SARS) in Obada-Oko, Ogun State.
The disbandment followed the death of a player of Remo Stars Football Club, Tiamiyu Kazeem, allegedly caused by operatives of ZIS SARS, Obada-Oko, Abeokuta.
The Deputy Inspector General of Police(DIGP) in charge of Criminal Investigations Department, Force Headquarters, Peter Ogunyonwo, made the announcement on behalf of the IGP when he accompanied Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, on a condolence visit to the parents of the deceased in Sagamu.
Ogunyonwo added that the ZIS office would be handed over to the Ogun State Police Command.
Kazeem was killed by a hit-and-run vehicle after he was allegedly thrown out of a moving operational vehicle of ZIS SARS on the Abeokuta-Sagamu Expressway on Saturday.
Kazeem was until his death, the vice-captain of the Remo Stars Football Club.