Oyerinde: Reps Summon Adoke, SSS DG

Nigerian-HORThe House of Representatives Thursday  summoned the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Mohammed Bello Adoke,  Director-General, Department of State Security Service ,SSS, Mr. Ita Ekpeyong, and the Edo State Attorney-General over the murder of Comrade Olaitan Oyerinde, Principal Private Secretary of Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole.

Oyerinde’s widow and her brother are also expected to appear before the law makers on February 27.

At the launch of the special ‘Code of Conduct and Professional Standards for officers of the Nigeria Police Force’ in Abuja last November, Edo State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole had accused the police of shoddy handling of his late aide’s murder; declaring that  the SSS investigation was more thorough.

This development prompted the House of Representatives to intervene.