Suspected armed robbers have invaded Saint Barnabas Cathedral, Anglican Communion priest house located at Sabo Oke in Ilorin, Kwara state and
carted away items worth millions of naira.

Radio Nigeria gathered that the robbery incident, was carried out by a two-man armed robbery gang on motorcycle, who were said to have pulled the main gate of the two-storey house down, moved up and forcefully broke two doors.

The victim of the attack, Reverend Isaiah Afolayan, said that the hoodlums, armed with sharp objects, broke into his apartment, located on the top floor of the two-storey building, threatening to kill his family members if they refused to cooperate with them.

He also said that his laptop system; fairly used MacBook Pro, worth N1.3 million, a TV set and his phone were stolen.

When contacted the Spokesman of Kwara state Police Command , Okasanmi Ajayi said he was not aware of the incident, adding that he will find out and respond.


Writeup/ALI MUHAMMAD RABIU