Lagos - A suspected gang leader, Waheed Yusuf, has been killed in his house in the Ebute Meta area of Lagos by some unidentified gunmen, Punch reports.
42-year-old Yusuf, known for allegedly coordinating an area gang known as Apapa Road boys was shot dead at about 8.30pm in his house on Fagbayimu Street, Olokodana, Old Apapa Road.
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He was said to have been killed for political reasons as the 2015 elections approach.
Relatives of the deceased were said to have fled after the attack on the basis that the gunmen might return for another attack.
- News 24