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2 Rival Gangs Clash In Obalende

2 Rival Gangs Clash In Obalende

2 Rival Gangs Clash In Obalende

-Two Rival gangs clashed in Obalende today

-The fight started around 8 am with shooting and continued at 9 am

-Some eyewitnesses believed this to between factions of NURTW while others saw it as a battle between two cult groups

Residents of Obalende experienced confusion today when two gangs clashed in the area.

Obalende Unrest

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Eyewitnesses claim that the battle started around 8 am and went on to 9 am. They added that there was an exchange of fire between both parties.

Several people were left stranded as bus drivers decided to avoid the axis.

It is yet to be determined if the clash was between cult groups or members of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW).

An eyewitness recounted to Vanguard that the people had to run for dear life when the shooting started.

Policemen eventually got to the scene and were able to get the situation under control.

A spokesperson for the Nigerian police force also announced that normalcy has returned to the area and people can continue their daily activities.

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