The suspected gang leader of the 1 million boys group has been killed as confirmed by the Oyo State Police command. Before his death, Biola Ebila was on the wanted list of the Oyo State Police Command. Ebila was wanted by the police over his alleged involvement in the killing of another notorious gang leader some weeks ago.
The Police told BBC News that he was killed by members of a rival cult group. in Kudeti area of Ibadan. Residents are currently scared of another clash happening as the 1 Million boys might want to revenge. The Police Command has deployed men to the area to prevent the breakdown of law and order.
The spokesperson for Oyo State Police Command, Olugbenga Fadeyi has said that the Police are still investigating the matter. He, however, mentioned that the gang leaders corpse was brought to the Police Station in a tricycle.
His corpse was brought in a commercial tricycle. I don’t have information yet about the cause of his death. His boys have been making frantic efforts to prevent the police from having access into that Kudeti area for many days.
Both One Million Boys & Idi Igi Boys have caused several violent attacks in Ibadan leading to the death of some people and destruction of property.