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‘We killed Anambra ex-lawmaker because he banished cultists’ – Suspect

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'We killed Anambra ex-lawmaker because he banished cultists' - Suspect

'We killed Anambra ex-lawmaker because he banished cultists' - Suspect

The Anambra state police command has arrested a cult kingpin identified as Chigbo Aniegbu for his alleged involvement in the murder of a former lawmaker in the State.

The ex-lawmaker Frank Igboka, according to the suspect, was killed because he banished cultists from Nimo community.

PUNCH reports that the suspect confessed to the crime while he was being paraded at the Anambra State Police Command’s headquarters on Monday.

The 27-year old suspect, while speaking with newsmen said the late legislator terrorised his gang during his time as President General of Nimo community.

Aniegbu, who is also known as Transformer, speaking further claimed that the deceased vowed he would not allow them back to the community until they change.

Aniegbu, who is a  Vikings cult member, however, said he never fired the shot that killed Igboka adding that he was only asked to join the operation by his gang members but he was not told it would involve taking the life of the man.

Mustapha Dandaura, the state Commissioner of Police, while speaking on the case said three members of the gang were still at large and the police are working tirelessly to get them arrested

The CP ave the names of the fleeing suspects as Chukwunonso, Nwasami and Obinna Okafor and added that the state Governor, Willie Obiano, had increased the cash reward for anyone who catches the killers of the late lawmaker to N15m from N5m.

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Youths Burn Down Sanwo-Olu’s Mother’s House In Lagos (VIDEO)

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Youths Burn Down Gov Sanwo-Olu’s Mother’s House In Lagos (VIDEO)Lagos youths have set the family house of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on fire.

This was after the Governor said that no nobody was killed during the shooting by soldiers at Lekki Toll Gate on Tuesday night.

Sanwo-Olu had debunked claims that the soldiers opened fire and killed some peaceful protesters.

Recall that men of the Nigerian Army reportedly opened fire on protesters following the declaration of 24 hours curfew by the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwolu.

Bullets fired by security operatives hit some persons and at least two persons have been confirmed killed by the police and many injured

Voices in viral footage blamed the shootings on soldiers.

However, the angry youth attacked several important places such as Nigeria Port Authority, TVC News, and the family house of the Governor where his mother resides.

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#LekkiMassacre: Hoodlums Storm TVC Station In Lagos; Set Properties On Fire (Video)

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Properties in the conpound on fire

Properties in the compound on fire

Hoodlums have reportedly invaded the headquarters of popular news station, TVC, believed to be owned by National Leader of APC, Bola Tinubu.

According to reports, the staff of the news station are being trapped in the building located in Lagos.

Videos circulating online shows that properties in the compound have also been set ablaze.

The news station is currently off air and this comes hours after Nigerians accused the Lagos politician of having a hand in the #LekkiMassacre.

Information Nigeria recalls security agents had opened fire at peaceful #EndSARS protesters at Lekki Tollgate on Tuesday.

In a video circulating online, the anchors of one of the shows, ‘Your View’ were heard saying that there were hoodlums at their gate trying to break into the premises.

Read Also: #EndSARS: Nigerian Army Denies Shooting At Protesters In Lekki

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Several Injured As Thugs Attack #EndSARS Protesters, Governor Oyetola In Osun

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Several Injured As Thugs Attack #EndSARS Protesters, Governor Oyetola In Osun
Several Injured As Thugs Attack #EndSARS Protesters, Governor Oyetola In Osun

#EndSARS protesters in Osun

The Governor of Osun State, Gboyega Oyetola on Saturday, escaped an attack by thugs which happened while he was addressing #EndSARS protesters in Osogbo, the state capital.

Some of the vehicles in the Governor’s convoy were also destroyed by the thugs but the Governor himself was evacuated to safety by his security team.

Also Read: #EndSARS: Hold Enugu State Govt Responsible If Anything Happens To Us – Phyno, Kcee, Zoro

As the convoy was leaving the protest venue, some of the youths continued to stone his vehicles.

While the protest was disrupted, Governor Oyetola assured the injured victims that the government would be responsible for their medical bills.

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