Lagos markets go on partial lockdown over Covid-19
The Yorubas have greetings for every season and occasion, as a new one debuted yesterday: “Eku atimole coronavirus yi o,” followed by a response, “Aani ba corona lo ooo;” meaning ‘Happy coronavirus lockdown,’ and ‘We won’t be victims of the virus.’
One stabbed to death in Itire cult clash
A suspected cult member, Aliu Lamidi, aged 29, was on Saturday night stabbed to death after rival cult groups clashed at Chukwuma Hotel in Babashola Street, Itire area of Lagos State. The hotel and some vehicles parked around the premises were also set ablaze in the fight that erupted following the killing at about 10:50 p.m.