Trigger happy men of the Special Anti Robbery Squad have allegedly kill the manager of BB Umar Livestock, popularly known as Nababa in Ganaja Village area, an outskirt of Lokoja. TheNigerianPost reports.
For now their is confusion pandemonium in Ganaja Village, as residents have run for safety following gunshots from men of the SARS.
The gridlock which has caused passengers travelling to the eastern part of the country to pack for safety, with tension visibly enveloping the area.
Angry mob allegedly ceased the motor bike of the SARS man who hit a young girl hawking. While appeal for the SARS man to convey the girl for treatment, the policeman called his other colleagues SARS.
Born fire from vehicle tyres was used to barricade the ever busy Lokoja Ganaja road, causing restriction to vehicular and pedestrian movement.
The matter got worsened when men of the SARS arrived the scene and took side in support of their colleagues, an action that sparked the anger of residents of Ganaja, who are natives and felt an injustice has been netted to the girl.
According to the eye witness, the locals felt taking side with the SARs official was injustice, as the accident was allegedly the fault of the SARS man.
In the ensuing argument, there was a shoot out with a bullet allegedly hitting the manager of BB Umar, who was reported to be sitted in his shop.
The death of the manager further infuriated the locals in Ganaja, leading to a pandemonium.
Though the presence of more security personnel, calmed frayed nerves, opened up the gridlock, with the corpse of the deceased taken to the state headquarters of the Nigerian Police.
The police public relations officer, has confirmed the killing as caused by the SARs men.
For now their is tension in Ganaja village, even though men of the Nigerian police have taken firm control of the situation.
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Author: Ebira Reporters