Friends are mourning the death of a Nigerian cyclist who was stabbed by armed robbers that attacked him.
Afolabi Mabogunje AKA Mabogs, was stabbed on Thursday, September 9, at Shodex in Anthony, Lagos state, at the usual spot where he waited for other cyclists.
According to reports from a friend, Dr Yinka Awoyemi, Mabogunje applied pressure on the spot where the robbers stabbed him and cycled himself down to Gbagada General Hospital, where he was subsequently admitted.
Afterwards, he was transferred to another hospital where he was operated on. However, it was said that his jugular vein was already badly breached and he gave up ghost on Thursday, September 16.
The cyclist community have taken to their official Facebook page to pay tribute to the deceased.