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Robbers kill 6 policemen

Weekly Trust learnt that the armed robbers killed the six police officers while fleeing after a raid on a commercial bank at Idi-Iroko, a border…

Weekly Trust learnt that the armed robbers killed the six police officers while fleeing after a raid on a commercial bank at Idi-Iroko, a border town with Benin Republic, witnesses said. “The policemen were shot dead during the robbers’ desperate attempt to get away from the scene,” a witness, Demola Akilo, reportedly said. Another witness, Funso Ajakaiye, said the robbers had sighted the policemen around the area and immediately opened fire on them on Thursday night.