The FCT Police Command debunks viral message in some sections of the social media purporting that Omoyele Sowere was shot by a female Assistant Commissioner of Police’ at the Unity Fountain.
Contrary to the speculation, Police Operatives professionally restored calm at the Unity Fountain following attempts by a group of protesters to incite public disturbance. The protesters who went on the ramapage were resisted by Police Operatives in order to prevent them from causing a breakdown of law and order. There is no record of such incident.
The Command enjoins residents to remain calm and law-abiding while reaffirming its commitment towards the protection of lives and property within the FCT.