Nosa Akenzua, Asaba
Rampaging armed bandits in Abraka Community in Delta state at the weekend allegedly attacked a 400 level student of Delta state University ( DELSU) ( namewitheld) and dispossessed her of N50,000 cash and Samsung Galaxy handset valued at N145,000 at gunpoint during nightfall.
It was gathered that the robbers ambushed the student around the university premises while returning from a Church programme that lasted till 10.00 pm and ordered her to roll on the ground before removing her phone and N50,000 from before they ran into the bush to an unknown destination thereby leaving the victim in pains and tears
But the victim who spoke to Journalists on condition of anonymity described the incident as unfortunate, adding that” I was coming back from the Church around 10.00 pm and it was a Church programme when I ran into the bandits around the school Premises,it was God they would have shot me because I didn’t know they were armed bandits because of the way and manner they were talking to me and they took N50,000 and my handset worth N450,000 from me,it was my Samsung Galaxy phone and they ran away,they also removed my wrist watch and hand chain despite the fact that I Cooperated with them”
It was gathered that the incident place called River Road where the student was allegedly attacked and robbed, is a flash point for armed bandits including Kidnappers in the recent times, especially during nighfall when the road seemed to be lonely and dangerous.
Meanwhile, Suspected Cultist whose father is a Police Officer in Orerokpe Community ( namewitheld) has allegedly been killed in a rival Cult Clash in the area
The Cultist Son of the Police Officer was also alleged to be an Indian helm merchant in Orerokpe Community as the cult groups allegedly shot sporadically to Cause Panic in the area, especially at night fall when as a result of Power failure makes everywhere dark and frightening to passersby. Also, two of the Six victims that Survived the fire incident of the alleged illegal Oil bunkering in Omare bush in warri riverine areas have been Confirm dead as the two victims buried the same day like their four Colleagues at the warri Cemetery according to Muslims rites according to Muslims rites, but the Police boss, Hafiz Mohammed Inuwah however assured that the Suspect would be arrested and subsequently Charged to Court for Criminal activities in the state and in the area