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07 Jun 2019 | 11:50 PM UTC

Nigeria: At least two people killed in clashes in Ikorodu (Lagos state) June 7

Nigeria News Alert

At least two people killed, 21 arrested in violent clashes in Ikorodu (Lagos state) June 7

TIMEFRAME expected from 6/7/2019, 12:00 AM until 6/8/2019, 11:59 PM (Africa/Lagos). COUNTRY/REGION Ikorodu (Lagos state)

Event

Violent clashes broke out between rival groups in Ikorodu (Lagos state) on Friday, June 7. According to local sources, at least two people were killed in violence between Eiye and Aiye groups. Police arrested 21 people involved in the incident. Further clashes are possible in Ikorodu over the coming days. 

Advice

Individuals in Nigeria, specifically Ikorodu, are advised to monitor developments to the situation, remain vigilant, and adhere to all instructions issued by the local authorities and their home governments.

The security environment in Nigeria remains complex. Professional security advice and support should be sought prior to travel.

 

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