There was a tragic incident at Oshodi, Lagos State on Wednesday, March 24 as a 35-year-old man identified as Segun Afuye was beaten to death by an irate mob for allegedly stabbing another man said to be his friend Elewure Sodiq to death for secretly sleeping with his girlfriend.
Eyewitnesses alleged that Segun who confronted Sodiq at a bar in the area for sleeping with his girlfriend Kafayat, stabbed him on the neck with a broken bottle.
Sodiq reportedly died on the spot.
The act angered the crowd drawn to the scene, leading to him being beaten to stupor.
Vantage News further learnt that Segun died before police officers who were called in to restore order in the area arrived.