Police Alleges Attack on Police Stations in Benin by #EndSARS Protesters

The Nigeria Police Force has confirmed an attack in Ugbekun Police Station, Oba Market Police Station, and Idogbo located in Benin, Edo state capital.

The Police alleged that the attacks were carried out by persons posing as #ENDSARS protesters in the state.

According to the statement, the extent of damage cannot be ascertained at the moment but report indicates that the protesters carted away arms and ammunition from the armoury and freed the suspects in custody before setting some of the facilities ablaze.

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“The Force is doing everything possible at the moment to bring the situation under control, protect lives of innocent citizens and prevent further attacks on any other critical infrastructure in the state.

“The Force is calling on parents/guardians to prevail on their children/wards to desist from acts of violence under any guise whatsoever,” more to come.

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