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Police officer allegedly shoots actor Azeez Ijaduade in Ogun

Nigerian actor and movie producer, Azeez Ololade Ijaduade has reportedly been shot by a trigger-happy police officer in Ogun.

It was gathered that the incident happened in the Iperu area of the state, although details of shooting were not disclosed.

The filmmaker’s colleague, Abiodun Adebanjo, broke the unfortunate news through his Instagram page, where he called for help early Sunday morning.

Azeez Ijaduade shot

Adebanjo had asked people to get him the contact of the state police commissioner of Inspector General of police, Kayode Egebtokun.

He wrote: “Please we need help in Iperu. My director, Azeez Ijaduade, @kingzeez1, was shot by a Nigeria Police personnel.

Anybody with the contacts of the Police IG or Commissioner should reach out. Pls we Need all the help we can get !!! I repeat this is no joke or cruise…”

Sources also gave an update that Ijaduade is currently battling for his life at the Babcock University Teaching Hospital.