One person has been reported dead, and another injured during a sporadic shoot-out by Soldiers in Apata, Ibadan, Oyo state.
Reports say the incident happened in the early hours of Saturday, 4th February 2023.
Eyewitness told newsen that they only saw soldiers’ vehicles pass through Brent, and all they heard were gunshots.
“Everyone ran for their lives; some lay on the floor to prevent stray bullets.”
The eyewitness also revealed that a stray bullet hit a young man identified as Samuel, a commercial motorcyclist, who allegedly died instantly.
Another female casualty is presently receiving treatment at Lafia Hospital in the NNPC area.