According to residents, the fight broke out when a masquerade said to be named Adakeja in the area was prevented from parading the street by some youths in the area. This sad incident happened in the Odunfa area of Lagos Island in Lagos on Sunday October 16th. Irate youths in the area clashed leaving two people dead and many seriously wounded.
A man identified as 19 year old Charles Igbinovia, was matcheted to death by some of the youths during the clash. This led to an argument between supporters of the masqurede and the youths. A fight broke out which turned bloody.
Peace has however been restored to the area as police have been stationed in the area. See more graphic photos and a video from the incident below….