men were killed and musical instruments belonging to a popular Fuji
musician, Sule Alao aka Malaika were set ablaze as violence marred a
community festival on Wednesday night in Lagos.
According to reports, Malaika, who was also injured in the fracas,
was playing at the festival called Pako Day at the Dopemu end of
Alimosho Local Government Area, in Lagos, when fight broke out between
two groups and a man called Scorpion beheaded a rival identified as Laja
Shittu, who resides at Iwajowa Street in the community.
According to eyewitnesses, another unidentified man was also killed at the event. Police authorities in Lagos are yet to confirm claims that Scorpion, who was accused of starting the fight, has been arrested.