- Crisis broke out in Idi-Oro area of Mushin according to reports
- Angry youths were said to have gone irate over some unknown issues
The peace and ambiance of Idi-Oro, Mushin has been reportedly disturbed after some irate youth gangs started a fight that resulted into the burning of shops and properties.
NAIJ.com gathered that the angry youths stormed Alamutu street in Idi-Oro from Akala Elegba. While he fight was going on, shops were looted and set ablaze.
The Rapid Response Squad (RRS) has moved into the area to restore the peace and put everything under control. About thirty persons have been arrested in connection to the violence. The RRS operatives were said to have recovered about three bags of Indian hemp and all sort of fighting tools.
Find below some of the pictures gotten from the incident:
1. Shops were looted
2. Destroyed properties
3. Some properties were laid to waste
4. Rival gangs destroyed properties in the process
6. Pandemonium broke out in the streets
7. A scene of the mayhem
Malik Nasir, a Facebook user shared the news of the clash on his Facebook page. According to his report, some youths had gathered at Idi-Oro market to demand for money. The youths in Alamutu had frowned at this and this resulted into the fight.
NAIJ.com gathered that all sorts of weapons were used to fight during the clash. Foodstuffs were also wasted in the process as the hoodlums kicked at everything within their sight.
A medicine store was burned down because the owner claimed he refused to give the angry youth N600. The aggrieved man who refused to be named said it would be the third time his shop would be burnt down during crisis in the area.
Watch the NAIJ.com video below to see how distraught this old woman is upon hearing that her house would be destroyed: