A trader identified as “Emmanuel” was caught eating human faeces at the premises of his shop at Sango Market, in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital.
The trader who is known to venture into the business of selling Weave-Ons, Shampoo, Creams and other beauty materials in the popular market was said to be caught in the early hours of Saturday by another trader who saw him parking and eating human feces.
Multitude of crowd was seen in the premises of the market and officials of the Oyo state police command were on ground to maintain peace and order.
The Police Public Relations Officer of the Oyo state Police Command, SP. Olugbenga Fadeyi while confirming the incident in a telephone interview noted that the police are already aware of the incident adding that investigations have commenced.
“People met him at the Dumpsite while he was packing human feces in the market.” SP. Fadeyi explained.
“They took him to sango police station, The DPO has interviewed him and investigation have commenced into the matter.
“He will be transfered to the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) to know his level of involvement in the allegations.”