It was the baptism of fire for the new governor of Lagos State, Akinwumi Ambode as Armed robbers stormed banks in the ikorodu area of the state. Armed robbery attack is going on at Ogoloto area of Ikorodu, Lagos State. A source told the Street Journal that the robbery attack is taking place as we speak with sounds of gun shots being heard from the telephone chat with our correspondent. It was further gathered that a Sienna van was sighted being used to stuff loads of currency stolen from Zenith Bank and First Bank.
The number of casualties could not be immediately ascertained as the robbers maintained sporadic gun shots without any resistance from the security agencies in the area that is heavily populated by financial institutions.