Ismail Afeez, a member of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) was shot in the head during a crossfire between hoodlums at the All Progressives Congress (APC’s) governorship flag off Campaign on Tuesday, 8th January 2019.
Three journalists – The Nation Group Political Editor Emmanuel Oladesu, New Telegraph correspondent, Temitope Ogunbanke and Ibile Television cameraman, Abiodun Yusuf, were hit by stray bullets during the crossfire. The chairman of NURTW in Oshodi, Musiliu Akinsanya a.k.a MC Oluomo, was also stabbed by hoodlums.
Afeez popularly called Legacy, was shot in the head allegedly by a security detail of NURTW Chairman in Idumota.
He was rushed to the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) where he was declared dead. See graphic photo below.