Two persons were reportedly shot dead and several others critically injured during a bloody clash between members of Oodua People’s Congress (OPC) and Oremeji Agugu-based hoodlums codenamed Omo Federal on Friday evening.
The News Carrier NG gathered that the two warring groups lost each member during the gun duel that lasted for hours. Many residents of Agugu Oremeji area of Ibadan sustained varying degrees of injury.
The News Carrier NG understands that Omo Federal emerged the latest deadliest group in Ibadan after Biola Ebila, the leader of a notorious gang One Million Boys was killed during a gun duel between his gang and a rival gang led by late. Moshood Ekugbemi.
Until the death of Ebila and Ekugbemi, the dreaded ‘One Million Boys’ and Ekugbemi Boys caused orgy of violence in Ibadan.
Findings by the News Carrier NG revealed that Omo Federal gang is populated by secondary school dropouts who specialise in gambling, drinking of codeine, smoking of Indian hemp, terrorising citizens and broad daylight robberies. The notorious gang attempted to raze Agugu Police Station on three occasions but repelled.
Omo Federal gang now patrol Ibadan expressway to forcefully extort money from road users and dispossess them of their belongings.