Lagos NURTW boss killed in gang fight

Sulaimon Onaolapo, a top member of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) in Lagos, has been killed in park takeover skirmish.

He was hacked to death by his attackers on Sunday.

Onaolapo, popularly known as ‘Arikuyeri’ was until his death in charge of the Mile 12 motor park.

The battle over supremacy in motor parks around the Mile 12 area of the state resulted in an exchange of gunfire between the rival cult gangs.

The police spokesperson in Lagos, Benjamin Hundeyin confirmed the tragic incident on Sunday. He said normalcy has been restored by security operatives.

“One person died but normalcy has been restored. Police are on the ground,” Mr Hundeyin said.