Three persons are presently being detained at the homicide unit of the State Criminal Investigations Department, (SCID), Yaba, Lagos for allegedly mixing the herbal drink which claimed the lives of two Ghanians at Isokoko area of Lagos.
Though, the identities of the deceased and the three suspects were not known at press time, the state’s police spokesperson, DSP Ngozi Braide told Daily Trust that three other persons, who took the concoction were rushed to the hospital, and that they are currently on admission.
She said the police attention was drawn to the incident by neighbours of the deceased, and that when they arrived the scene, they discovered two corpses. ‘’Investigation by the police revealed that the deceased died after drinking a herbal mixture,’’ she said.
Mrs Braide added that investigation into the matter is ongoing.