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26 murder suspects arrested in Lagos

10 November 2014, 17:26

Lagos - The Lagos State Police Command on Monday said it had arrested 26 suspects in connection with the murder of a 25-year-old man, Sikiru Ogboye.

The commands' Public Relations Officer, Kenneth Nwosu, confirmed to news men in Lagos that Ogboye was killed on November 9 while reportedly monitoring the collection of Permanent Voters Card in Ibeju-Lekki area of the state.

The deceased was said to be monitoring the process in the area on behalf of the PDP.

Also read: UK murder suspect nabbed in Asaba

"Ogboye was killed in a suspected clash between supporters of different political parties.

"One pump action gun and a live cartridge were recovered,” he said.

Nwosu also said investigation was continuing, adding that the political parties involved in the clash would be known after the process was concluded.

-  NAN

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