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Police arrest hoodlums, to grill transport union leaders - Obalende

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The Police in Lagos say normalcy has been restored in Obalende.
Rival transport union members had a brawl on Thursday. Some of the fighters sustained injuries.
It was gathered that a number of commuters who scampered for safety lost their phones and other valuables.
Police spokesman, Muyiwa Adejobi, said the command deployed resources to disperse and suppress the hoodlums.
The Public Relations Officer confirmed no life was lost in the violence.
“Six suspected hoodlums have been arrested and handed over to state CID Panti, Yaba for discreet Investigation”, he said.
The statement added that Area A Commander, Lion Building, ACP Bode Ojajuni, will intensify efforts to flush out violent elements from the area.
The Police have invited transport union leaders in Obalende for interrogation.
Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, warned that the command will not condone any act of lawlessness and criminality in Lagos.

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