4 slump as hoodlums loot palliatives in Gwagwalada | Dailytrust

4 slump as hoodlums loot palliatives in Gwagwalada

Four persons including two middle-aged women slumped in a stempede as hoodlums on Monday invaded a warehouse to cart away palliatives in Gwagwalada area...

Resident transports palliative looted from a warehouse in Gwagwalada. Looting of palliatives has overshadowed the end of the ENDSARS protest nationwide

Four persons including two middle-aged women slumped in a stempede as hoodlums on Monday invaded a warehouse to cart away palliatives in Gwagwalada area council.

Daily trust correspondent who arrived at the warehouse opposite Local Education Authority (LEA) in the area, observed the hoodlums including elderly, middle aged men and women as well as ladies climbed through the fence of the warehouse to pick the palliatives.

Daily Trust also observed that four people slumped during the rush into the warehouse, even though the victims whose names could not be ascertained were later revived after water was poured on them.

The palliatives, which comprised of spaghetti, noodles, sugar, salt, bags of rice and other items our reporter learnt belongs to the FCT administration.

It was observed that some security agents, such as immigration officers, customs, civil defence corps and uniform policemen also joined in the looting spree.

Daily Trust also reports that some soldiers later arrived the scene to disperse the hoodlums but the hoodlums resisted.