NNPC Staffs Arrested Over ₦16 Million Robbery - Olu Jameson Media

NNPC Staffs Arrested Over ₦16 Million Robbery

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Police in Kano State have  arrested three members of Staff of Nigerian National Petroleum Cooperation, NNPC mega station, Hotoro in Kano, over alleged involvement in robbery incident which led to the snatching of ₦16 million belonging to the NNPC Mega Station.

According to the Kano Police Command’s spokesman, SP Magaji Musa Majiya, the three NNPC Staff, including a cashier, and two supervisors have since been apprehended in connection with the robbery incident.

According to him, investigations have commenced in order to arrest their accomplice.

“The incident happened around 8a.m when the Staffs were conveying the money to one of the commercial Banks in the area, the suspected armed robbers were said to have attacked the vehicle conveying the money and snatched one of the sacks containing about ₦16 million,” said an eyewitness.

The eyewitness added that there was ₦26 million in the two sacks when the incident happened and the robbers took away one of the sacks containing the money.

The hoodlums were said to have shot sporadically in the air to scare people away before fleeing the area.

Credit : BCOS TV

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