Youths of Hausa and Fulani descent have clashed in a bloody physical combat at the Abattoir, Agege, Lagos state.

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The misunderstanding which resulted in fighting and bloodshed is yet to be understood.

Some of the youths are reportedly nursing varying forms of injuries inflicted with machetes and other dangerous weapons.

Officers of the Lagos State Rapid Response Squad intervened in the situation, arresting some of the youths found at the scene of the incident.

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This is hardly the first time Hausa youths have clashed with other tribes in the country causing unrest in different states.