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.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest news

Our Security Template Focuses On Communal Collaboration, Honesty, Synergy – Gov. Bello

….says he doesn’t visit Abuja for solution to security challenges Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has revealed that the successes...

2021 World Education Day: ActionAid Nigeria Calls For Increase Allocation To Education From 15% – 20%

As the World marks the 2021 International Education Day, a Non-Governmental Organization, (NGO), ActionAid Nigeria, has called for an...

COVID-19: Bill Gates backs Yahaya Bello’s position on need to invest in healthcare

Mayowa Adeniran|  The recent position of one of the world's richest, Bill Gates, has corroborated the agitations of Kogi State...

JONAPWD-LAGOS Commends Sanwo-Olu For Restoring Disability Empowerment Fund

Kenneth Afor |  The Joint National Association of Persons Living With Dissabilities (JONAPWD ) in Lagos state has commanded Babajide...

Groups Call On Judicial Panels Of Inquiry To Dispense Justice On Victims, Survivors Of Police Brutality

Kenneth Afor | The Network on Police Reform in Nigeria (NOPRIN) and Centre for Law Enforcement Education (CLEEN Foundation) has...

COVID-19 Second Wave: FG Urged To Ban Flights From Britain, Others

By Ijeoma Ukazu | With some countries currently experiencing the spread of the new COVID-19 variant, the Health Writers’ Association...

Must read

- Advertisement -

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you

%d bloggers like this: