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Confusion As Police Discover Two Corpses In Lagos Community

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The Police in Lagos State has discovered two corpses at Adekunle village, Adeniyi Jones area of Ikeja.

It was learned that a decapitated corpse of an unidentified teenage girl was discovered on Saturday close to a popular hotel located in the area.

While another corpse of an unknown young lady was discovered on Monday at Akora estate a few blocks from where the first corpse was abandoned.

The corpse which was discovered by residents of the area was wrapped in a nylon bag and left at the roadside.

As of the time of filing this report, the Lagos Police Command has yet to release a statement on the incident.

In other news, many shops, cars and motorcycles were reportedly wrecked on Sunday afternoon in Enagi, a town in the Edati Local Government Area of Niger State

Reports obtained by Naija News revealed that two people died as a result of the inferno caused by a fuel tanker accident which happened around 1:00 pm in the area yesterday.

An eyewitness who attested to the incident told newsmen that about nine vehicles including six motorcycles were razed. He further explained that many persons escaped the scene with degrees of injuries.

The resident who identified himself as Usman Baba Emigi said that three shops were burnt in the fire while no residential building was affected.

Also narrating the incident, one Hassan who noted that the inferno razed his shop said the tanker, loaded with Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), had a head-on collision with a truck.

Hassan said: “The tanker was coming from Mokwa while the truck which was coming from Bida tried to overtake and had a head-on collision and the tanker exploded. Several shops, motorcycles packed by the roadside and buildings have been affected.”

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