The robbers targeted an MTN car
Two people have been reported killed while two others were injured in a robbery attack at Mbanugo Bus Stop, Enugu.
The robbers, four of them, operating from a yellow taxi, opened fire on a man driving a car branded with telecoms company, MTN’s, logo. They also shot at a tricycle (keke) driver simply identified as Praise.
“The MTN driver was intercepted close to Mbanugo Bus Stop by the robbers. They opened fire on him at close range, killing him and made away with an undisclosed amount of money and unsold MTN recharge cards,” the witness said
The robbers’ bullet hit the tricycle driver in the head as he tried to run for safety.
Two others, who were shot on the leg during the attack, have been taken to an undisclosed hospital.
When contacted for an update on the investigation, spokesperson for the Enugu Police Command, Amarazu Lawrence, told PREMIUM TIMES he was driving on the highway and could not speak on the matter as at press time.
He did not pick subsequent calls made to his phone.
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