The taken mace at the Ogun State House of Assembly has been recuperated in Lagos State, the police said on Friday.
As per an assertion by the Public Relations Officer of the Lagos State Police Command, Muyiwa Adejobi, the mace was recuperated around the Abule Ado territory of Lagos.
“The police agents joined to Trade Fair Station of the Lagos State Police Command today, Friday, December 11, 2020, recuperated the missing mace of the Ogun State House of Assembly at Abule Ado Area of the state at about 8.30 am,” the assertion read to some degree.
The PUNCH had revealed that robbers attacked the workplace of the Ogun State House of Assembly on Thursday and took the image of power.
The thieves, suspected to be punks, likewise harmed properties in the get together.
Adejobi stated, “The police agents, who were responsive, chipped away at insight from the individuals from the network that somebody in a moving vehicle, suspected to be Toyota Siena Space Wagon, tossed out an item into the close by shrubbery and recuperated the article which was later recognized to be the Ogun State House of Assembly Mace.
“The mace had been supposedly taken from the House of Assembly intricate, Ogun State as of late. It has been given over to the Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, Hakeem Odumosu, who later taught the DCP State CID, Lagos State, Yetunde Longe, to ensure the mace and liaise with the Ogun State Police Command on the arrival of the recuperated mace to Ogun State.”
The assertion cited Odumosu as promising to help the Ogun State Police Command in the examination concerning the occurrence that prompted the recuperation of the mace.