TROPICS NIGERIA gathered that some suspected thugs stormed Oba of Lagos home and stole his staff of office according to The Cable. Also in a video posted on Twitter, residents were seen looting his house as they took away some of his valuables.
The scepter or staff of office is the symbol of the rule or power of the Oba of Lagos who is the king of the city.
Reports said that infiltrators stormed the palace despite the presence of military forces stationed at the palace.
It was also revealed that thugs intended to burn down the palace but the army tried to thwart their attempt.
— Within Nigeria (@WithinNigeria) October 21, 2020