A group of aggrieved voters Saturday clamped down on a suspected ballot box snatcher simply identified as Demola; stoned beyond recognition and finally burnt to death in Okota, Oshodi-Isolo Local Council Development Area (LCDA), Lagos State.
The detail of how was summarily killed was revealed in a video tape, which showed some irate young voters throwing stones and other objects at the victim, who bleeding unceasingly before his assailants set him ablaze.
As indicated in the video, Demola, allegedly a leader of Oodua People’s Congress (OPC), had escaped with his motorcycle after leading some hoodlums to snatch ballot boxes in Okota, when he was apprehended and stoned to death, with his motorcycle burnt.
One of his assailants in the video was heard saying, “That is Demola. He is a leader of OPC. They have stolen our votes. They have stolen our votes in Okota. See him lying down.”