Shiites Protest: DCP Umar Belle Buried, Had Only One Child (Photos).
Deputy Commissioner of Police, DCP Umar Bellel, has been buried according to Islamic rites, Starcoded TV reports.
Starcoded TV reports that DCP Bellel is the police officer who lost his life in today’s Shiites protest in the nation’s capital.
Umar Bellel was Deputy Commissioner of Police in charge of Operations at the FCT police command, Abuja.
Starcoded TV reports that members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), better known as Shiites, on Monday, stormed the streets of Abuja in a violent protest.
The group is protesting the continued detention of their spiritual leader, El-Zazaky, by the federal government.
The victim, Starcoded TV learnt, is a father of one. We were able to obtain a photo of himself and his only child, a girl.
DCP Bellel was killed by Shiite protesters while trying to prevent destruction of properties at the federal secretariat and three arms zone, Abuja.
Earlier a funeral prayer was held at the National Mosque, Abuja, in honour of the fallen police officer.
He was reportedly buried at the National Cemetery, Abuja.
Three other officers are still lying in critical condition at the National hospital, Abuja, as at press time.