The truth and details about the event at New Benin Market yesterday
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The truth and details about the event at New Benin Market yesterday


Today, there was viral video which was made available to ikosamede.com and which has been making the rounds on social media where angry youths in wild protest pounced on a suspected killer.

However the truth is that nobody died as the injured man was quickly taken to the hospital for treatment and he is alive. See photo of the man at the hospital below:


At New Benin Market, the trouble was said to have started after a brief argument between two traders. The Igbo trader was said to have ordered the Hausa trader to leave the front of his store. The Hausa trader, who felt slighted, drew his machete and inflicted several cuts on the Igbo trader.

Immediately this happened, a combined team of armed security personnel made up of military, Edo State vigilante, and police took over the area and normalcy was restored.

Meanwhile, the Police has arrested the the Hausa man that attacked a man at New Benin market.



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