Archive Three policemen missing in Lagos

Three policemen missing in Lagos

-

- Advertisment -

The Lagos State Police Command has confirmed that three of its personnel who exchanged gunfire with some gunmen on Monday in Ikorodu Area were missing after the encounter.

Police Public Relations Officer, Patricia Amadin, said there was intensive manhunt for the gunmen.

Amadin, a Deputy Superintendent of Police, appealed to members of the public to volunteer useful information and report cases of persons with gunshot wounds to the nearest Police Station.

According to her, on Monday, seven policemen attached to Owutu Police Division were attacked by suspected armed men believed to be militants.

She said the suspected militants were travelling in a bus at the time of encounter with policemen.

Amadin, said on sighting the policemen, the suspected militants suddenly opened fire on them, while the policemen were quick to respond and successfully repelled the unprovoked attack.

The Police Image Maker said in the heat of the gunfire exchange, the overwhelmed gunmen retreated, having been inflicted with varying degrees of gunshot wounds.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest news

Gates Foundation’s Annual Goalkeepers Report Finds Stark Disparities in COVID-19 Impacts

...New data reveals world stepped up to prevent worst-case scenarios from happening; spotlights need for long-term investments to ensure...

Op-ed: Africa Should Rethink Business Models for Impact and Sustainability

By Babatunde Oyateru | Corporate Identity Crisis It is no secret that humans anthropomorphise everything; perhaps it is down to the...

We Need to Strategise to Address Emerging Security Threats — Gbajabiamila

...says House ready to do more despite successes recorded The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila, has...

Paradigm Initiative, EiE Nigeria, MRA, SERAP Condemn the Continuous Twitter Ban in Nigeria by the Federal Government.

Nigeria’s Twitter ban hits 100 days on Sunday, September 12th, 2021. A milestone leaving the civil society, frontline actors...

USAID Commits $452m to Foster Media, CSO Engagements, Selects Pact, IREX, others

USAID has chosen Pact, along with IREX and our consortium partners, to lead two new regional programs, each titled Civil Society...

Serene Early-TROBB Concepts To Mark Third Anniversary, Trains Teenagers in Vocational Skills

Serene EARLY-TROBB Concepts will be organizing a One-day conference for teenagers and young adults on Mental Health and Menstrual...

Must read

Gates Foundation’s Annual Goalkeepers Report Finds Stark Disparities in COVID-19 Impacts

...New data reveals world stepped up to prevent worst-case...

We Need to Strategise to Address Emerging Security Threats — Gbajabiamila

...says House ready to do more despite successes recorded The...
- Advertisement -

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you

%d bloggers like this: