ABEOKUTA — Men of Ogun State Police
Command, Tuesday, quizzed a popular fuji icon,
Wasiu Ayinde, popularly called KWAM 1, over the
shooting of a student of Olabisi Onabanjo
University Ago-Iwoye, three weeks ago.
Vanguard gathered that, KWAM 1, who arrived
the Eleweran Command headquarters of the
police around11a.m, was interrogated by police
operatives attached to the Criminal Investigative
and Intelligence Bureau for about six hours
before he was released on bail.
The student, identified as Azeez Kofoworola of
the Department of Business Education, was
reportedly shot on Saturday, October 10 by one
of the band members of the King of fuji which
led to abrupt suspension of the show which held
at limelight hotel in Ago-Iwoye during a party
organised by the owner of the hotel to mark the
Checks by Vanguard revealed that the Fuji
maestro who had been invited by the Police for
interrogation and had reportedly refused would
have been declared wanted if he had failed to
appear before the Police Tuesday.
It was gathered that the fuji maestro was drilled
for close to six hours before he was released on
bail after he provided a reliable surety on the
condition that such surety would produce him
anytime he was summoned by the Police.
The acting Police Public Relations Officer ,
Abimbola Oyeyemi who confirmed the
interrogation , said Wasiu’s case had been
transferred to the Criminal Investigative and
Intelligence Bureau on the order of the
Commissioner of Police.
Oyeyemi further said that KWAM 1 left the
premises of the Eleweran Command
Headquarters around 5: 30p.m on the promise
that he would make himself available for further
It would be recalled that Kofoworola was said to
have been hit by the bullet allegedly fired by
King Wasiu Ayinde’s band boys while sitting
inside an unregistered Honda Accord car
belonging to an officer of the Nigeria Security
and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, identified as
She was subsequently admitted at the General
Hospital in Ijebu-Ode, for treatment.