Breaking: Chaos in Lagos as police battle thugs attempting to loot Computer Village

News

Fresh reports teaching CyberReporters have it that gallant men of the Nigeria police force have foiled an attempt by hoodlums to break into the Computer Village in Ikeja, Lagos.

As at the time of filing this report, it is not yet clear if there are casualties but we gather that police and residents of the area repelled the attack. There was pandemonium in the area on Friday afternoon.

Lagos has come under attack in different parts of the state as looting of properties and destruction of government properties become the order of the day, in a wake of the EndSARS protests.

ATTENTION: Please we seek donations as the current situation has affected 2 of our staff. Kindly donate HERE and we will appreciate.

READ ALSO:Senator Ifeanyi Ubah hits the streets, urges youths to stop destruction of properties

And this is coming barely 24 hours that rampaging youths in Lagos State on Thursdays discovered a warehouse where COVID-19 palliatives were hidden.

The COVID-19 palliatives, reportedly meant for residents of Festac-Okota but were withheld in the warehouse.

In a viral video, the angry youths are seen looting the warehouse and carting away food items such as rice, beans, yams, and other food items.

READ ALSO: Seyi Tinubu’s firm finally breaks silence over decision to turn-off electric billboard

In the course of this, four people are said to have died from stampede as people struggled to gain entrance into the warehouse.

However, it remains uncertain who may have hidden the palliatives believed to have been released by the government to cushion the effect of COVID-19 on the people.

The warehouse was one of the many places set ablaze by Lagos youths following the escalation of the End SARS crisis.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *