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Hoodlum attack leaves several dead in Lagos

15 September 2014, 19:37

Lagos - Several people were feared dead when hoodlums invaded Otodo Gbame community in the Lekki Phase 1, Eti-Osa Local Government Area, Lagos State, Punch reports.

The hoodlums who were said to have laid siege at the community, burnt down 500 cabins ablaze, including homes, churches and schools.

A man was shot at and hacked with cutlasses when trying to put out the fire while some others sustained various degrees of injuries.

Four-year-old twins and a three-month-old baby were reported to have been trapped in the inferno, while four other children were still missing.

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