Lagos - The robbery gang responsible for the death of the former assistant editor of the Newswatch newspapers, Toyin Obadina, was arrested and paraded by the Lagos Police Command, Punch reports.
The six-man gang including Adeshina Festus, Sunday Samuel, Ibrahim Adeokin, Babatunde Makinde,Oke and Benjamin were said to have attacked Obadina along Ijebu-Ode and stole N20 000 before shooting him in the stomach.
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The editor died at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, (LASUTH) Ikeja the following day during a surgery to remove the bullets lodged in his stomach.
The robbers were arrested at their hideout in Ajelogo, Mile 12 on Thursday, October 17 following a tip-off.
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