A young man identified as Sijuade, has reportedly been killed by Hoodlums in the Oyingbo area of Lagos State.
According to Punch Metro, the deceased had gone to the filling station to get fuel when he was pulled out from the station, stabbed in the eye before his throat was slit.
The incident which happened on Kano street around 6 a.m on Friday, saw residents scampering for safety.
An eyewitness, Oyela Sodiq, explained that Sijuade’s elder brother, Ibikunle, rushed him to a hospital, but he was confirmed dead on arrival. Sijuade was known to be a peace loving residnet of the street who had not for once had any issues with the hoodlums in the past.
It was around 6am on Friday. The guy was wellknown, and as a street boy, he used his influence to help motorists get fuel. The hoodlums, who might have been on a reprisal, bundled him out of the station.After a few metres, they began to stab him in the head before they cut his throat. When people saw the young man lying in a pool of blood, they called his elder brother.His brother brought a tricycle and they rushed him to a hospital. Sadly, he did not survive it. The matter was reported to the police.