Hairstylist killed on duty in Lagos EndSARS protest violence

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A hairstylist, Abidoun Dairo, has been killed in the violence that trailed the hijacking of peaceful EndSARS protest by hoodlums in Lagos.

Dairo’s killing occurred on Wednesday in Agege area of the State where two police stations at Isokoko and Pen Cinema were torched and looted by hoodlums, who also burnt down two police vans at Dopemu station.

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His remains wrapped in Nigeria’s colour

The 31-year-old, who lived in Sango area in Agege was caught in the crossfire between policemen attached to Isokoko Station and the miscreants.

Dairo was reportedly around the station to make hair for a customer when a stray bullet from the exchange of gunfire hit the father-of-one on the head, killing him.

The deceased, who is survived by his widow and parents was on Thursday buried according to Islamic rites.

OrijoReporter gathered that another death was recorded in Agege following the demise of a hoodlum identified as Lawal Semiu, who was shot during the mayhem and died on Thursday.

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