Robbers raid NYSC members’ lodge in Abeokuta


By Daud Olatunji

ABEOKUTA—A four-man gang of armed robbers, weekend, invaded the residence of National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, members serving in Abeokuta , Ogun State, and robbed them at gunpoint.

The NYSC lodge is located behind Develop-ment Centre, Presidential Boulevard, Abeokuta.

Vanguard gathered that the robbery, which occurred on Saturday at about 3a.m., was the third in five months.

Some of the victims, who spoke with Vanguard said the four-man gang escaped through bush path after the operation.

Two of the bandits moved from one room to another, while the other two stood guard outside.

Meanwhile, efforts to get the Public Relations Officer, Ogun State Police Command, Muyiwa Adejobi, on the issue proved abortive. But sources said efforts were ongoing to provide adequate surveillance in the area.


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