Police attacked a candle light parade held in Abaranje, Ikotun, by some associated hoodlums in respect with their individuals who were slaughtered by means of jungle justice in the zone and this enraged the presumed crooks.
Police units from Ikotun Division raided the zone on Tuesday evening and scattered the gathering that had arranged a candle light parade to respect the dead who were unfairly killed over claim that they were ‘One Million Boys’, PM Express reports.
A number of youths who came out the parade to pay tribute to their killed individuals were captured while many got away and were said to be on the loose.
The publication includes that a portion of the individuals, mostly the youths in the region, who are suspected members of the gang, have expressed their annoyance at having police upset the occasion, along these lines keeping them from saying a proper farewell to their members who were unfairly slaughtered. They portrayed it as abuse of lawful right as enshrined in the Constitution.
The police got data about the event after occupants communicated concerns when data spread that the group, mistakenly labeled ‘One Million Boys’, will have a candleblight parade to respect their dead members, who additionally live in the zone.
Numerous inhabitants briefly moved somewhere else over the dread of the possible confused result of the flame light parade which they expected that may turn brutal and wicked, PM Express includes.
The CDAs in the zone reached the Police to give security and prevent the gathering from their arranged assembling as it would wind up in savagery and annihilation.
Consequently, the Police prepared officials, went there and upset the get-together and the occasion finished unexpectedly while a few captures were said to have been made.
The perished were executed by certain inhabitants and vigilante in the zone who presumed that they were ‘One Million Boys’. They were executed and tossed into a close by trench before it was later found that they were occupants including a sibling to the Oba of Ikotun.
This pulled in the consideration of the Commissioner of Police, Mr. Hakeem Odumosu, who visited the zone and a few people were captured and moved to the SCIID, Panti Yaba, for homicide.
It has not been affirmed by the Police if the dead were entirely of the ‘One Million Boys’ as certain inhabitants asserted as examination was said to be progressing on the issue.