Newspapers vendors in the Federal Capital Territory on Friday protested the killing of their colleagues, Ifeanyi Elechi, who was shot dead on Thursday by a security aide to the Speaker, House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila.

The vendors who were carrying placards, demanded justice, insisting that the errant operative who is believed to be a Department of State Services operative must be brought to book.

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Gbajabiamila has issued a statement expressing regrets over the tragedy and announcing the suspension of the officer involved.

Giving an update,the The speaker said he will ensure that Elechi gets justice adding that he has arranged to meet the parents who are on their way to Abuja.

While commiserating with the family ,he said he promised to support his wife and the immediate family he left behind.

Some photos from the protest: