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A commercial motorcycle rider Denis Nwambam, has been arrested for reportedly stabbed a tricycle rider, Wasiu Osinowo to death.
PLATFORM TIMES gathered that the tragedy occured in the Matogun area during a fight over right of way while they were both plying the road around 11pm on Wednesday.
Nwambam and Osinowo had struggled over right of way, leading to an exchange of words.
Some minutes later, Osinowo was said to have flagged down Nwambam along the road and challenged him to a duel during which the latter stabbed him in the stomach. He reportedly bled to death.
It was gathered that the police at the Agbado division were alerted to the incident and the Divisional Police Officer, CSP Kuranga Yero, led a team to the scene to arrest the suspect.
On Thursday, some angry youths reportedly took Osinowo’s corpse to the police station and demanded that Nwambam be released to them.