Police invite Senator Omisore over alleged attack on Senator Adeleke


The Punch is reporting that the Nigerian police has invited a former Osun state deputy governor Senator Iyiola Omisore over an alleged attack on late Senator Isiaka Adeleke. According to the report, late Adeleke had accused Omisore and a former police affairs minister Jelili Adesiyan and one Sogo Agboola of beating him up at a hotel while meeting officials of the PDP sent to conduct the primary election. 

Although, Senator Adeleke died on April 23, 2017, the police last week sent an invitation to Omisore asking him to report to the Police Headquarters in Osogbo over the assault matter. 

The dated October 20, 2017 was signed by Umega Uzochukwu, the deputy commissioner of police State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department. 

It read in part: ”You are invited to meet with the Deputy Commissioner of Police in charge of State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department in connection with a case of assault assigning harm reported by Late Senator Isiaka Adeleke against you."

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