The Chief Whip of the Oyo State House of Assembly, Wasiu Olafisoye Akinmoyede, was arrested by the police over the death Hon. Temitope Olatoye a.k.a. Sugar. He arrest brought the number of those held to two.
Olatoye was representing Lagelu/Akinyele federal constituency in the lower chamber of the National Assembly. Akinmoyede is representing Lagelu state constituency.
The Oyo State Speaker, Olagunju Ojo, confirmed the arrest. He said the House was notified through a letter.
He said: “I am not aware that he has been taken to Abuja. I am only aware that he is under investigations but I am not aware whether he has been taken to Abuja or not.”