There may be at the moment pressure in Lokoja, Kogi State, as policemen reportedly opened fireplace on rampaging thugs, who had converged on Zone 8 space of the city in an try and loot a warehouse.
It was gathered that the miscreants gathered on the constructing as early as 7:00am chanting solidarity songs with the intention to interrupt into one of many warehouses owned by the state authorities.
It was additionally gathered that efforts by the safety personnel connected to the constructing to pacify and calm the thugs was unsuccessful as they referred to as for reinforcement.
This case led to sporadic capturing within the space as college youngsters, journalists and others within the neighborhood ran for security.
A journalist with Solar Newspaper, Emmanuel Adeyemi, was alleged to have been hit by a bullet whereas overlaying the occasion.
It was learnt that was he had been moved to an undisclosed medical facility for therapy.