Kwara state government has promised a reward of N5m to anyone with information that will lead to the arrest of suspected Offa robbery gang.
The Nigerian Police in a statement on Monday, May 7, urged members of the public who have any information about the wanted suspects to contact the police through dedicated lines.
In a tweet, the police said the photographs of the wanted suspects had been released to the public for assistance to arrest them. It also stated that the suspects had being placed on INTERPOL watch list and red alert.
The force also assured Offa residents of their safety and vowed to arrest and prosecute the perpetrators of the robbery.
Below are some tweets of the police on the issue:
NAIJ.com had earlier reported that days after a major armed robbery incident which resulted in the death of many residents of Offa in Kwara state as well as policemen, a video of the alleged operation by the about 15 gunmen surfaced online while security agents continue with investigations.
The incident happened on Thursday, April 5, and reportedly affected five banks in an operation that was said to have taken the lives of at least 50 people.
The video was posted by News Bytes.
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