Ipakodo, Ikorodu area of Lagos State, after some gunmen invaded a
residence and shot dead a man and his two sons.
attackers, who were suspected to be sent, after killing the man,
Celestine Nwokoye, and his sons, also shot his wife and his two
daughters, leaving them for dead.
said to have been rushed to the Ikorodu General Hospital, where they are
currently receiving treatment.
Agbose Street, off Oluodo Junction. He worked at a taxi park in the
Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja. The killers came on
Thursday morning. They shot him and all the members of his family. He
and two male children died instantly, while they left his wife and the
two daughters with bullet injuries.
went to only the man’s apartment. I was told that they did not take away
any property. That is why everyone suspects that the killers were sent.
They shot all members of his family presumably, so that no one would be
able to report to the police.
later came to our area to take photographs and remove the bodies. The
policemen were all over our area.”
attacked and stabbed to death in the Oke-Awori community in the Ibeshe
area. Armed rapists, known as Badoo, attacked the man and his child. They stabbed them to death. So, I suspect the attackers of Nwokoye could be Badoo. The police have a lot of work to do in our area,” he added.
man and all members of his family were found in a pool of blood. He and
his two male children were confirmed dead.
unravel the occurrence. We have some leads which we are working on, and
we are optimistic of breaking through.”