Things are really getting messy as the state of insecurity in Nigeria is alarming. This is no longer news as our ears are already used to this, if is not bandit,  is unknow gunmen or bokoharam this has made several people to flee their houses for safety.

Naijagist.net gathered that armed robbers on Tuesday evening invaded Egbe community in Yagba West local government council of Kogi State, raided three banks,  killed two persons.


We gathered that they were simultaneous robbery attacks on Tuesday, in Egbe town, Kogi State involving 3 banks – Access Bank, First Bank and UBA. This happened between 2:00pm to 4:30 pm. The robbers killed and maimed and looted unchallenged.

We learnt that the armed robbers entered the commumity in about three vehicles numbering well armed, they first visited the local police station and had them disarmed,  carted away their fire arms. It was after now they felt untouchable and began launching attacks on the various banks.

Naijagist gatheres that the attacks were launched almost at the same time,  apparently this was done to make each of the vulnerable as not to be able to assist each other,  along the line,  a POS operator in the community was attacked,  had his money collected ann was badly beaten.

While the robbery was ongoing,  everybody had to take cover in their respective houses while those on duty quickly locked up themselves to avoid being killed by the robbers or stray bullets

As at the time of filing this report,  the Kogi State Police Commissioner, Idirisu Dauda Dabban, confirmed the robbery incident.
He said he was waiting for details from the Divisional Police Officer in charge of the Yagba West.


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