Update: NURTW Chieftain, MC Oluomo, not dead – Lagos Taskforce
Lagos State Environmental Sanitation and Special Offences Unit (Task Force) has debunked claim that National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), chieftain, Musiliu Akinsanya popularly called MC Oluomo is dead.
The clarification came following news making round that MC Oluomo, who was allegedly stabbed at the flag-off of All Progressives Congress (APC) gubernatorial campaign kick-off, has died at the hospital where he was admitted after the clash.
Taskforce chairman, Yinka Egbeyemi, who debunked the rumour, stressed that for any avoidance of doubt, the family of the chieftain could be contacted for further clarification.
In a statement made available to The Guild on Thursday by his Public Affairs Officer, Taofeeq Adebayo, the chairman hinted that he was still responding to treatment.
“This is to state unequivocally that Mr Musiliu Ayinde Akinsanya (a.k.a M.C Oluomo) is not dead as been circulated but still responding to medical treatment at the hospital.
“The Agency therefore warned miscreants and hoodlums who might want use this opportunity to forment any trouble to immediately desist as anybody caught disturbing peace of innocent members of the public would be seriously dealt with,” he added.
According to him, parents and guardians are hereby enjoined to be vigilant about activities of their wards as both the Lagos State Police Command and the operatives of the Lagos State Task Force are on ground patrolling.