According to reports, the deceased was on his way from Sagamu Town Club to his country home also in Sagamu, when his car was crossed by a taxi and some unknown men got down and shot him to death point blank, his assassins were said to have left without taking anything. In the car with him at the time of sad occurrence, was his nephew.
In the aftermath of his death, about 5 people are said to have been arrested. He was apparently shot in front of his female friend's house, who is married. So those arrested so far, are the female friend & her husband who is said to be the chairman of a vigilante group, and 3 taxi drivers. The 5 are already assisting the police in Ogun state with their investigations. One other person said to have been arrested is the man alleged to have pulled the trigger and shot the man on the head. He was said to have survived many other attempts on his life, prior to this one that eventually took his life.
Alhaji Oluwatoyin Hamzat, described by the Governor of Lagos as a man of peace, has since been buried according to Islamic rites, May his soul rest in peace.
|LATE TOYIN HAMZAT|