Lagos – Gunmen suspected to be from Niger Delta have reportedly kidnapped a first class traditional ruler in Lagos, Oba Yushau Goriola Oseni, the Oniba of Ibaland, and shot his wife.
According to PM News, the gunmen also killed the monarch’s guard.
The gunmen stormed the monarch’s palace at around 23:30 on Saturday and abducted the monarch, before escaping through the waterways.
A report by The Sun said that the gunmen, numbering about 16, entered the community in two boats and announced their presence by shooting sporadically into the air.
- News24 Nigeria