Man killed on his first wedding anniversary while reportedly trying to settle dispute


A newspaper agent, Saheed Eluyera, was on December 15, 2016, at Orogba area of Ilesa, Osun State, killed in a fight between two rival cult groups, a report has claimed.

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Saheed’s death occurred on the occasion of his first wedding anniversary, a day he planned to celebrate with his wife, Funke, and children( 7-month-old twins), on his return from his workplace, The Sun reported.

“On that day he was killed, it was his one year anniversary (sic), he had already told his wife to dress up the twins that they were going to celebrate after he was done with the day’s work.

“He went to Wesley College to supply them and headed to a barbing saloon to clean up, on his way, he discovered that the motorcycle was having some fault and decided to repair it, since he was going out with his family later. It was at the junction where he was repairing his motorcycle that he saw some men, engaging in a brutal fight. Then he decided to intervene. But the fight became fierce. In the process, they hit him with an object right at the centre of his head, and he lay there dead,” the deceased’s younger brother, Posi, told the paper.

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