Armed Robbers Raid 3 Banks In Edo State

Location of Edo State in Nigeria

Location of Edo State in Nigeria

Armed robbers stormed Auchi in Edo state on Monday evening robbing three major banks amidst heavy gunfight with Nigerian troops.

Security operatives, including members of the Joint Military Task Force, were reportedly overwhelmed by the attack.

The brazen attack led to raids on three major banks in the township namely First Bank, GuarantyTrust and Access bank.

A dozen persons were reportedly killed, and several others injured in the attack as the robbers freely used dynamites to blast open large bank doors and strongrooms.

Report says the attackers razed a police station and shot some police officers in the attack.

The police commissioner in the state said the situation has been brought under control.

Details later…

  1. Joe Reply

    GEJ u have disaponted us.Look at dis bh in d north,oil bunkering ,kidnaping and now robbing banks in a broad daylight . Ur d weakest president dan Nigeria ever has.

  2. United state of Nigeria Reply

    PDP press secretary , sorry i mean CAN President what is ur comment on dis report since ur d new spokeperson of PDP or are ur busy flying wit ur new plane.Joe what a good comment

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