According to Sun News, two youths are reportedly drowned in Lagos beach.
The state’s police public relations officer, DSP Bala Elkana, said the incident happened on Easter eve at a community beach at the Ibeju-Lekki area of the state.
In his words:
“On April 11, at about 3 pm, the police received a distress call that Dare, 16, and Fawas, 15, residents of Epelemeje Orofun community, Akodo, Ibeju-Lekki, allegedly got drowned while playing in the community beach. The command has deployed its marine police team to the area on search-and-rescue operation.
“The command advised parents to monitor their children and ensure that they remain at home during this lockdown period,” the police spokesman stated.