22nd February, 2020
Men of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, have allegedly killed the Assistant Captain of Remo Stars football Club, Tiyamiyu Kazeem, known as Kaka.
The club, in a statement on its Twitter handle on Saturday said they regret to announce the departure of “our assistant Captain and Defender, Tiyamiyu Kazeem (Kaka).
“The Club is doing everything possible to investigate his ultimately death. May his soul rest in perfect peace.
“Until his death, he was a humble and reliable defender for Remo Stars FC in the ongoing 2019/2020 Nigeria National League (NNL).”
Kazeem was alleged to have been killed by a policeman from the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) from the Ogun State Command.
The player was alleged to have been pushed out of a car by SARS operatives and was knocked down by a vehicle.
“He was immediately rushed to Fakoya Hospital in Sagamu, where it was confirmed that Tiyamiyu Kazeem was no more,”
“May his soul rest in perfect peace and may the Lord help the family to bear the irreparable loss, this is a great loss to Remo Stars Family and the entire football fraternity,” the club said on its Twitter handle.