Angry youths on Monday afternoon in Oworonsoki and Bariga areas of Lagos State resisted supposed attacks from the armed gang tagged One Million Boys.
Reports on social media shows scenes of residents moving to neutralise and engage the gang.
Youths in Oworonshoki just chased Them Notorious One million boys gang out of Oworo
— Oworo Tv (@OworoTv) April 20, 2020
The One Million Boys are reported to have written letters to communities in Lagos threatening to rob the concerned areas.
Everyday for the thief and one day for…
Well, Oworo boys have proven that they own their streets…what does this mean for the 1Million boys?
Are they out of business…or is it just getting started? pic.twitter.com/Y7jT19Nv6M
— Horus Africa (@horusafrika) April 20, 2020
It would be recalled that the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr Hakeem Odumosu, had urged residents in the state to disregard letters addressed to their communities, there have been reports of robberies in some parts of the state.
So apparently the #OneMillionBoys came to raid @ #oworo this afternoon around (12:20)pm and well…….oworo people no too like fight sha🙂 so….the #OneMillionBoys just came to say hi! And they left pic.twitter.com/kV5mrm7lED
— A•L•I (@Eniholla_Kking) April 20, 2020