“They carted away my wares worth over N1m. She slapped me several times and I retaliated. She pulled down my counter. She was supported by the babaloja.”
But the iyaloja denied slapping Oyenekan, saying, “She was the one who slapped me.”
The iyaloja, who did not deny carting away the trader’s wares, said it was the punishment for assaulting a market leader.