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One dead, 10 injured in Lokoja free-for-all

By Isiaka Oyibo

LOKOJA — ONE person identified as Surage was, yesterday, stabbed to death and ten others badly injured when some youths of Kabawa engaged themselves in a free-for-all fight.

During the mayhem at the Maraba area of Lokoja metropolis, guns, machetes, cudgels, broken bottles and other dangerous weapons were freely used forcing motorists and commuters to scamper for safety.

According to unconfirmed reports, the bloody clash was a fall-out of a fracas which ensued at a popular club, weekend, between two factions of some youths  within the town with both groups vowing to outwit each other.

Surage, who died from injuries sustained was rushed to the Federal Medical Centre, Lokoja along with others injured. He later died.


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