Some armed robbers early Monday morning invaded The Polytechnic, Ibadan campus, shooting and carting away properties worth millions of naira.
New Telegraph learnt that the armed robbers invaded the North Campus of the institution where they stormed and ransacked some flats housing some lecturers of the institution.
In the course of the invasion, one of the lecturers, identified as Emmanuel Okedara, was shot. New Telegraph’s investigations revealed that the victim was currently receiving treatment in an undisclosed hospital.
The dare devil armed robbers were also said to have carted away property worth millions of naira without being apprehended.
The Public Relations Officer of the institution, Alhaji Soladoye Adewole, confirmed the incident saying in a telephone conversation that the institution had put necessary security arrangements in place to forestall future occurrences.
His words: “Yes. He is a staff member of the institution. He is a teaching Assistant, but you know that everybody is under our care. You know, at this period, crime is always rampant. But, we have beefed up security on the campus.”