Information reaching us this morning is the case of the tough war between the Police and armed robbers around 4th Avenue in Festac town, Lagos. The robbers are attempting to take on two banks while the Police are engaging them in action which has resulted to multiple gun shots.
The area is calm at the moment but we do not have adequate information regarding the banks or the robbers.
More information would be provided as soon as we have an official statement from the Police.
Many residents in and around the festac area have been tweeting to alert people of the incident.
crasi robbery going down in Festac, remain in your house if you're closeby
— Bassam Al-Fayeed (@KneWKeeD) October 13, 2015
– Heavy robbery going on in Diamond bank 4th avenue, Festac. Be careful around fellas. God protect us. ????
— Baby Boy (@iLvmzy) October 13, 2015