Tricycle Rider, Frank Onah Slumps and Dies During Fight Over Newspaper In Lagos

Date: 21-12-2017 11:07 am (3 years ago) | Author: CLARA JANCITA
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A fight between two tricycle riders over newspaper in Lagos state has resulted in the shocking death of one. A tricycle rider, Chidiebere Okafor has landed in serious trouble after he reportedly pushed another tricycle rider, Frank Onah during an argument over newspaper.
 
Okafor is being detained at the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, Lagos, for the death of his colleague, Frank Onah, in the Ifako Gbagada area of Lagos State.
It was gathered that the incident took place on Tuesday on Yetunde Brown Street.
 
According to the report, the Enugu State indigene was said to have slumped and was rushed to the General Hospital, Gbagada, where he was confirmed dead.
Speaking on the condition of anonymity, a friend said: “We cannot explain it. Chidi (Okafor) had left a sports newspaper in a friend’s tricycle. Frank (Onah) took it to read.
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“Some minutes later, the owner of the paper started looking for it and he sighted Frank reading the paper and challenged him.
“Chidi became angry when Frank refused to release the newspaper to him and they started arguing. “Frank attacked Chidi with fist blows and Chidi pushed him. He slumped and died.”

 
Another tricycle operator, who also did not identify himself, said the victim had refused to release the newspaper because he thought it belonged to someone else.
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“People had separated them and they were going their separate ways when Frank slumped and died,”
he added.
 
The late Onah was married with two children. His corpse has been taken to the hospital. His family members were said to be residing in their hometown in Nsukka, Enugu State.
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“If I didn’t do it, the body might have been left to decompose, because everybody just abandoned him,”
he added.
 
The state Police Public Relations Officer, SP Chike Oti, said the suspect had been taken into custody. He said,
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“It is a case of suspected murder involving two tricycle riders who had an argument over a newspaper. During the fight that ensued, one of them, Chidiebere Okafor, pushed his colleague, Frank Onah, and the victim died in the process. This was around 2pm on Tuesday.

“Our detectives have visited and photographed the scene. The corpse has also been deposited in a morgue for autopsy.”


Posted: at 21-12-2017 11:07 AM (3 years ago) | Hero
- ruthie at 21-12-2017 11:15 AM (3 years ago)
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u see what you get ..ehen you let anger get the best of you..Oga enjoy ya time in jail!
Posted: at 21-12-2017 11:15 AM (3 years ago) | Hero
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- cypanyahucha at 21-12-2017 11:46 AM (3 years ago)
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You can't be too careful nowadays. Some people are carrying death on their head waiting for a victim to detonate it. Keep your hands to yourself to avoid trouble.
Posted: at 21-12-2017 11:46 AM (3 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- blowout at 21-12-2017 12:03 PM (3 years ago)
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Quote from: cypanyahucha on 21-12-2017 11:46 AM
You can't be too careful nowadays. Some people are carrying death on their head waiting for a victim to detonate it. Keep your hands to yourself to avoid trouble.
u are right. a lot of people are walking around with very serious health conditions that they are not even aware of because most people cannot afford or do not see the need for periodic health checks.
Posted: at 21-12-2017 12:03 PM (3 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- Haso112 at 21-12-2017 12:14 PM (3 years ago)
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OVER NEWSPAPER OF HOW MUCH... NA WA OOOO...BUT THEN THIS ISN'T MURDER, IT IS ''INVOLUNTARY MANSLAUGHTER'' RIP TO THE DEAD.....
Posted: at 21-12-2017 12:14 PM (3 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- SOGaiya at 21-12-2017 12:44 PM (3 years ago)
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Dis is a real quest
Posted: at 21-12-2017 12:44 PM (3 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- benosky4 at 21-12-2017 01:22 PM (3 years ago)
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this is not ordinary,  there's smtn inherent in this case.

Posted: at 21-12-2017 01:22 PM (3 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- osarobo62 at 21-12-2017 04:26 PM (3 years ago)
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some people get angry to quickly and fight over nothing
Posted: at 21-12-2017 04:26 PM (3 years ago) | Hero
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- kacylee at 21-12-2017 08:49 PM (3 years ago)
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a lot of Nigerians are ill in the body without even knowing

Posted: at 21-12-2017 08:49 PM (3 years ago) | Addicted Hero
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- luckingto50 at 21-12-2017 09:31 PM (3 years ago)
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Quote from: Haso112 on 21-12-2017 12:14 PM
OVER NEWSPAPER OF HOW MUCH... NA WA OOOO...BUT THEN THIS ISN'T MURDER, IT IS ''INVOLUNTARY MANSLAUGHTER'' RIP TO THE DEAD.....
It will not pass 50 or 100 sport newspaper that cause this man going to jail now.
Posted: at 21-12-2017 09:31 PM (3 years ago) | Upcoming
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- luckingto50 at 21-12-2017 09:37 PM (3 years ago)
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Sport newspaper of 100
Posted: at 21-12-2017 09:37 PM (3 years ago) | Upcoming
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- BournIdentity at 26-12-2017 07:48 AM (3 years ago)
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Roll Eyes                                                                         
Posted: at 26-12-2017 07:48 AM (3 years ago) | Addicted Hero
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