Gunmen attack residents, seize motorcycles in Daki-Biyu | Dailytrust

Gunmen attack residents, seize motorcycles in Daki-Biyu

Gunmen
Gunmen

Gunmen have raided Daki-Biyu community, located in Jabi District of Abuja, injuring residents and seizing motorcycles in the process.

The armed men, said to be about fifteen in number, attacked a group of commercial motorcyclists who used to pass their night around the community’s chief’s palace.

A resident, Lawal Daura, said the gunmen who invaded the area at about 2am, forced the motorcyclists to hand over their keys and mobile phones, before they forced them to lay down and tied them.

Chairman of the commercial motorcyclists in the area, Bala Muhammad, said the gunmen selected six new motorcycles out of about 20 there, and also robbed them of their money before they fled.

He said two people were injured. The community chief’s palace is opposite a police outpost there.

Effort to get the FCT Police Command’s spokesperson, DSP Josephine Adeh, for comment was not successful.  

Dear Reader,
Every day, we work hard to provide readers such as you with the most accurate, up-to-date, and comprehensive information. Quality journalism costs money. Today, we're asking that you support us to do more. Your support means that Daily Trust can keep offering journalism to everyone in the world. Sign up for as little as N1,000 to become a member. Learn more about our membership here

Bank transfers can be made to:
Zenith Bank
1017257739
Media Trust Ltd


Please send details of your bank transfer to the email or Whatsapp number below so that we can contact you.

If you have any questions, please let us know.

Inquiries:
Email: membership@dailytrust.com
Whatsapp: +234 806 990 3410