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Suspected gunmen attack Kwara Assembly staff, cart away N10m

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Some dare satan armed robbers on Monday robbed workers of the Kwara State Home of Meeting on the standard Round Lodges on New Yidi street in Ilorin, the state capital.

DAILY POST stories that the theft incident occurred at about 12.50 pm after three Accounts Division workers of the Home of Meeting withdrew N10m from the Entry financial institution alongside Wahab Folawiyo street in Ilorin.

The victims mentioned that the cash was withdrawn from the financial institution and stored contained in the automotive boot.

They drove out of the financial institution premises and moved in the direction of Unity street junction and the brand new Yidi street solely to be blocked by 4 masked armed robbers in entrance of the Round Lodges, in a tinted ash colored Toyota Camry automotive.

The 4 armed males with AK-47 rifles, reportedly collected the automotive from the motive force, opened the automotive boot in a movie-like operation and carted away the cash with the automotive key.

DAILY POST gathered that the armed robbers, aged between 20 and 25 years, zoomed off in the direction of Kamwire junction by way of Yidi street, Ilorin after the theft operation.

An Meeting official who requested anonymity confirmed the event to our correspondent.

When contacted to verify the event, the spokesman of the state police command, Mr Okasanmi Ajayi, mentioned in a textual content message that the command was but to obtain an official report of the incident.

He, nonetheless, mentioned that the State Commissioner of Police, Mohammed Lawal Bagega, has directed instant pursuit of the criminals regardless of the non-official report of the incident.

“The CP has additionally ordered an instantaneous investigation into the case”, the spokesman added.

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