In Lagos: Hoodlums Shoot At Group Of Protesters, Kill Motorcyclist & Injure Others

Published 3 years ago by: CLARA JANCITA
at 4-04-2016 12:29PM (3 years ago)

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A group of hoodlums opened fire on some protesters in the Ikorodu-North Local Council Development Area of Lagos State. This has led to injuries to some of the protesters, with one reported dead.
According to reports, the protesters gathered to speak up against the forceful takeover of their farmlands by some hoodlums when the incident happened on Friday, April 1, 2016.
It was at the course of this that the hoodlums came over to the venue where the protest was being held and open fire on them.
According to the Lagos State Police Command, three suspects have been arrested in connection to the attack.
Opeyemi Taiwo, the Chairman, Isiu-Eweye Development Association, gave an explanation of the purpose of the protest.
He said,
“Last Friday, we got fed up with the activities of the hoodlums and we embarked on a protest to call for government’s help. The hoodlums came and attacked the protesters."
"The police intervened and the hoodlums took to their heels. But in the course of the fracas, Hassan, who woulds blocks in the community, sustained gunshot injuries."
“That evening, the hoodlums returned and there was another confrontation. That was when the Hausa man was shot dead.”

Investigations into the matter revealed that the residents of the area have been subjected to human rights violation.
Many of the residents were arrested unjustly, while the main perpetrators of the crime were left to go scot-free.
The people living in the area are said to be in fear as the situation only grew worse over time.

gogoman at 4-04-2016 12:36PM (3 years ago)
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only in lagos  Roll Eyes Roll Eyes
Buncho at 4-04-2016 12:46PM (3 years ago)
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Ok Oo Jooo Ooo
morgrawl231 at 4-04-2016 12:47PM (3 years ago)
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Ooooo ba je ti!!!
Passion8Soul at 4-04-2016 01:11PM (3 years ago)
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Evil men thinks dey r enjoying demselves bt dey ignorantly 4get d last day we 'll all acct 4 our deeds b4 our creator...RIP 2 d innocent souls
Haso112 at 4-04-2016 01:47PM (3 years ago)
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Igboro ti daru.... Awon boys are not SMILING.... Lasgidi on FIRE... Somebody please call PANO PANO.....
Wealthmide at 4-04-2016 02:36PM (3 years ago)
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when their mates are doctors, dem they bare hoodlums, may God just have mercy ooo...
kison at 4-04-2016 02:48PM (3 years ago)
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mak4lady at 4-04-2016 02:48PM (3 years ago)
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Na wa ooooo
dickieponga at 4-04-2016 06:43PM (3 years ago)
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Lagos no dey take rubbish on a any monday....
Eazyatumeyi at 4-04-2016 08:15PM (3 years ago)
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Lagos don baaaaaaaad finish
Eazyatumeyi at 4-04-2016 08:16PM (3 years ago)
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Quote from: Gabriel oluwaseun on  4-04-2016 02:36PM
when their mates are doctors, dem they bare hoodlums, may God just have mercy ooo...
abi o
Tskills at 4-04-2016 11:40PM (3 years ago)
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Yoruba boys and their joblessness abeg make una make sure those boys rot in jail


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