OFFA ROBBERY: Fresh Trouble As Police Unearth New Evidence Indicting Saraki
THE Nigerian Police Wednesday said it has unearthed more pieces of evidence that link the Senate President Bukola Saraki to the suspected leaders of a robbery gang that attacked six banks and killed 33 persons in Offa, Kwara State, on April 5.
Saraki from Ilorin is the immediate past governor of the State.
While announcing the arrest of two more suspects in the robbery attack, police spokesman Jimoh Moshood said further investigations revealed “that three (3) gang leaders who participated actively in the Offa Bank Robbery (i) Ayoade Akinnibosun aka AY (ii) Ibukunle Ogunleye aka Arrow and (iii) Adeola Abraham followed the Senate President, Sen. Bukola Saraki to Oloffa’s Palace when the Senate President paid a condolence visit to Offa after the Bank Robbery.”
The two suspects, Alhaji Kehinde Gobiri and Alhaji Oba Shuaib Olododo, Moshood said, have confessed to committing crimes “in Kwara Central Senatorial District under the guise of political thuggery for the Senate President, Sen. Bukola Saraki.”
CREDIT: Agency report