in , ,

Dare devil robbers attack bank, shot policeman dead in Osun

Dare devil armed robbers on Tuesday afternoon, September 28, 2021 attacked WEMA Bank in Iragbiji, Boripe Local Government Area of Osun State killing a policeman and carted away unspecified amount of cash.

READ ALSO:  2023 PRESIDENCY: Akeredolu reacts to Northern govs rejection of zoning

A resident of the town, who spoke with the Press, said the robbers also attacked the police station in the community.

The deceased policeman was simply identified as Ahmed.

According to the eyewitness, the armed robbers who also attacked the police station shot the policeman who exchanged fire with them.


The robbers, who reportedly operated for about 30 minutes, carted away money from the bank located beside the Palace of the traditional ruler of the town, Oba Abdulrosheed Olabomi.

The Police Public Relations Officer for Osun State Police Command, Yemisi Opalola said a reinforcement team had been deployed in Iragbiji.

Recently, a commercial bank in Iree, near Iragbiji, was robbed and a policeman was shot dead.


Join SOJ WORLDWIDE ONLINE NEWS anywhere you are across the globe on WHATSAPP BROADCAST LIST for our latest news updates with this number, 09069473894 .

Engage us to create awareness and publicity to promote your products and services including your political aspirations, no matter your political affiliations at minimal charges.

We have our presence in Opera News, Nairaland, Phoenix Browser and we are Google approved.

We are professionals, we are credible, we are objective.

SOJ WORLDWIDE…ONLINE NEWS with a difference. (

Written by Adesoji OMOSEBI

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

NIGERIA @ 61: Time to seek common grounds — Senator Alimikhena

Just In: Kwara gov, Abdulrazaq demolishes Saraki library