The late Assistant Inspector-General of Police, in charge Police Armament, Force Headquarters Abuja, AIG Omololu Bishi’s body was on Tuesday 12th January, 2021, laid to rest at Ebony Vaults, Ikoyi, Lagos amidst tears and police funfair.
The AIG Zone 2, AIG Ahmed Iliyasu led senior officers in Lagos to represent the Inspector-General of Police with a befitting burial parade in honour of the late senior officer.
The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Mohammed Abubakar Adamu had directed a beffiting burial for the late officer who was briefly sick and died on admission at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja, on Monday 11th January, 2021.
AIG Zone 2, AIG Ahmed Iliyasu, was accompanied to the burial arena by the Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, AIG Police Cooperative, AIG Aminu Saleh Pai, CP Hakeem Odumosu, Area Commanders and Commanding Officers, Police Mobile Force in Lagos and senior officers from police formations within Lagos State.
AIG Ahmed Iliyasu, expressed shock at the sudden death of AIG Omololu Bishi, who was recently promoted to the rank of AIG. He described the late AIG Bishi as humble, responsible and dedicated to duty.
A statement by the Lagos Police PRO, CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi said the brief burial rite was witnessed by his immediate family members, representatives of the Oba of Lagos, his course mates at the Police Academy, friends and well-wishers.
AIG Bishi who hailed from Lagos Island, Lagos State, was enlisted into the Nigeria Police Force in 1988 as cadet Assistant Superintendent of Police. He is survived by his wife and kids.