Two arrested as gang attacks Lagos school during common entrance exam
Two men identified as Tunji Lawal and lkechukwu Oguawai, have been arrested by the police for allegedly leading an attack on the Amuwo Odofin Senior Grammar School during a Common entrance examination in the school.
It was gathered that some students were sitting their Common Entrance Examination Common Entrance Examination in the school on Saturday when members of the gang launched an attack on the parents and guardians, who were waiting for their children and wards.
The suspects were said to be armed with weapons with which they attacked the parents, guardians and other yet-to-be-identified persons on the premises of the school.
During the attack, it was learnt that a distress call was made to the Satellite Police Division and policemen were mobilised to the scene of the incident.
The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Muyiwa Adejobi, who disclosed this in a statement on Sunday, said that the policemen, who were mobilised to the scene of the attack, prevented the hoodlums from disrupting the examination.
Adejobi added that two of the suspects were arrested while efforts are on to arrest other fleeing members of the gang.