There was tension in Gengere, Mile 12 in Kosofe Local Government Area of Lagos State on Wednesday following a fight between some hoodlums in the area.
In a video posted by a Nigerian comedian and movie star, Ayodeji Richard Makun popularly known as A.Y. on his verified Facebook page, residents were seen fleeing for their lives.
Few hours later, Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, Muyiwa Adejobi declared that normalcy has been restored in the area.
According to him, the command will issue a statement containing details of the incidents shortly.
Normalcy has been restored to Gengere, Mile 12 area of Lagos State following a fight that broke out among some hoodlums in the area. The command will give details soon.
UPDATE: Mile 12 Crisis:
Normalcy has been restored to Gengere, Mile 12 area of Lagos State following a fight that broke out between some hoodlums in the area.
The Lagos Police command will give details soon.
— Jubril A. Gawat (@Mr_JAGs) May 6, 2021
See some videos of the incident below;
Mile 12 right now, Stay safe 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻
— KOBZ ❼ (@Mistakobz) May 6, 2021
A serious chaos going on in Mile 12 axis at the moment. Between the Hausas and Yorubas, please RT so people can be aware. Stay safe out there. pic.twitter.com/voARxXKEUT
— *Pablo Martini* (@PabloHoggs) May 6, 2021
Mile 12 💔 pic.twitter.com/yHZKnN7h67
— Satisfied🌚😎 (@ArikaweAminat) May 6, 2021
JUST IN: SECURITY ALERT
Mile 12 right now. Pls avoid the area. pic.twitter.com/SYdazvPiIp
— Inside Mainland (@InsideMainland) May 6, 2021