Two individuals, together with a motorcyclist, had been Thursday killed after gunmen attacked a financial institution’s bullion van in Lagos.
It was gathered that the incident occurred alongside Addo Highway, by Blenco Grocery store in Ajah, Eti-Osa East Native Council Growth Space (LCDA), when gunmen in milk-coloured Sienna opened hearth on the bullion van round 3p.m.
That is simply as former Inspector-Common of Police, Mr. Tafa Balogun, Thursday, urged officers and males of the Nigeria Police Pressure to return to their statutory duties, after being displaced from their stations throughout the #EndSARS protests.
Video footages of the incident confirmed the van riddled with bullets with its tires accomplished deflated.
Eyewitnesses, who recorded movies because the theft was ongoing, stated the gunmen shot the carriage open and carted away the money inside.
It was gathered that the armed robbers began firing on the van from a distance, however the driver refused to cease till he received to Blenco Grocery store together with his tires utterly broken.
Whereas some alleged that the gunmen fled by the lagoon after taking the money, others claimed they entered a close-by construction.
Apart from the gunmen attacking a bullion van, Balogun, the previous IGP, he made his plea to cops in a press release.
He stated: “I urge all members of the Nigeria Police in our nation to return to their obligation posts and proceed to supply the much-needed safety to our expensive nation, Nigeria; not minding the current brutal assaults, arson, and acts of intimidation towards the Police.
“The Nigeria Police stay the primary line of inside safety as assured by the Nigerian Structure.
“Subsequently, it behooves one and all to not betray the spirit of the Structure.
“I sincerely enchantment and urge all my brothers and sisters within the Police Pressure to place the previous behind us because the Federal and State Governments, in addition to the police authorities, are positively and aggressively addressing the unprecedented provocative assaults on the police establishment.
“All of us love you. Please, as soon as once more, I enchantment to all of you to return to obligation with out additional delay.”