A suspected masquerade has been apprehended in Akure, the Ondo State capital by the Police for allegedly stabbing a young man to death.
Sources said the incident occured at Olomoyeye Street, Oke-Aro, Akure when the deceased identified as Femi Makanjuola went to buy some food items.
He was said to have been accosted by the masquerade who demanded for money.
Eye witness said the deceased had just secured a job with Dangote Cement Company.
The masquerade and his accomplice reportedly stabbed Makanjuola to death after he was said to have refused to yield to the demand of the masquerade.
He said “Makanjuola resides with his brother, he had secured a job with Dangote cement company in Benin city with the hope of resuming office on Monday, 8th October 2018.
“He was preparing to cook beans and had gone to a nearby shop for ingredients to spice up the food when he met his death.