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Two killed as hoodlums fight over N1m gift

23 March 2015, 16:50

Lagos - Two people have been killed, while at least 14 others injured after some hoodlums went on the rampage in the Idi Oro, Mushin area of Lagos State, Punch reports.

The fight started on Wednesday after a man gave N1m to the hoodlums for the protection of a piece of land he newly acquired in the area.

Also read: Scores injured as hoodlums clash in Lagos

He said the sharing of the money brewed bad blood among the groups, as they resorted to shooting and unleashing mayhem on one another.

The first victim, identified simply as Eniba, was shot dead on Wednesday, while another yet-to-be-identified person was killed on Saturday.

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