On air personality N6 has raised alarm over a particular type of snake ‘Taipan snake’ which is the second deadliest snake in the world and have invaded the environs of Lekki.
He took to his Instagram, shared a picture of the snake and wrote:
“HELLO EVERYONE.. THIS SNAKE IS CALLED AN INLAND TAIPAN, ITS THE 2ND DEADLIEST SNAKE IN THE WORLD AFTER THE BLACK MAMBA. ITS NATIVE TO AUSTRALIA ONLY BUT FOR SOME WEIRD REASON IT HAS BEEN SPOTTED IN LARGE NUMBERS IN THE LEKKI AND AJAH AREAS OF LAGOS. ONE DROP OF ITS VENOM CAN KILL 100 PEOPLE ? IMAGINE IT SPITTING IN YOUR WATER SUPPLY? HOW IT GOT INTO NIGERIA IS STILL A MYSTERY. THERE IS CURRENTLY NO ANTI-VENOM FOR IT AVAILABLE. PLEASE PROTECT YOUR CHILDREN AND STAY ALERT.”