Browsing: Armed robbers

No one could have imagined forty-six years ago that our security challenges would become so grave to this level, that we now live in perpetual fear at the mercy of terrorists, kidnappers, Boko Haram, ISWAP, political thugs, armed robbers and the rest. 

They had received a report from one Bature Ibrahim, a truck driver with the Dangote Group of Companies, that while trying to park his truck with registration number DAS. 690 ZY loaded with 900 bags of cement at Okpella in Edo State,  four armed men emerged from the bush, dragged him and his conductor into the bush, gave them several machete cuts and tied them with rope, then made away with the truck.

According to the public relations officer of the command, DSP Edafe Bright, operatives on that day had intercepted a Navy blue Toyota Picnic car with registration number AAA 464 YA with six male occupants.