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Two die in Lagos during Eid-el-Kabir celebrations

13 September 2016, 07:35

Abuja - Two people have allegedly lost their lives in two separate incidents on Monday during the Sallah celebration in Lagos.

According to Naij, one of the deceased was killed following a drinking spree while the other died in a hit-and-run accident.

The first deceased Lagosian, identified only as Onyibo, had allegedly engaged in a drinking spree that turned tragic when he passed out and was dumped at a workshop by his companions, all of which fled the scene immediately thereafter.

Also read: Nigeria's economic woes hit Eid ram sales

It has since been revealed that Onyibo had been vomiting up blood before his dead.

In the second incident, the deceased was allegedly crushed to death late last night along the Ikeja bus stop area, This Day reports.

In addition, reports have revealed that the man had been hit by a Hilux bus, before being run over by several other vehicles.

Read more at Naij

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