The family of Kolade Johnson, who was shot during a raid by police officers in Onipetesi Lagos has been awarded the sum of N10 million.
Johnson was shot during a raid by police officers while watching an English premiership match between Tottenham and Manchester United on March 31, 2019.
Johnson’s death sparked outrage on social media with the #EndPoliceBrutality protest springing up across the country.
The police authorities identified Ogunyemi Olalekan, a police inspector, and Godwin Orji, a sergeant, as the officers involved in the shooting
Doris Okuwobi, chairman of the Lagos panel, announced the compensation at the sitting on Friday.
The mother of the deceased received the award.