On Saturday, in Oja-Odan in the Yewa South Local Government Area of Ogun State, a panel beater identified as Idowu Moses was hit by a stray bullet and sustained injuries while Customs were chasing smugglers.
Prior to his death, Moses was the Chairman of the Nigerian Association of Panel Beaters, Oja Odan branch.
According to reports, Moses died on Saturday night at the Federal Medical Centre, Abeokuta, where he was taken to for medical attention.
An eye witness said that Moses was in his shop with another artisan when the bullets allegedly fired by Customs officers identified as Jalo and Abdulahi, who led the operation, hit them.
The source said, “Moses was in the shop with another victim whose identity could not be ascertained before the stray bullets hit them.