Shot Lecturer Responding to Treatment — Ibadan Poly Confirms Attack by Suspected Armed Robbers

The Management of the Polytechnic of Ibadan has confirmed an attack by suspected armed robbers on the institution’s staff quarters in the early hours of Monday.

The Public Relations Officer of the institution, Mr Soladoye Adewole confirmed the incident in a telephone interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ibadan.

Recall that oyoaffairs had reported that the attack occurred at about 12:30 a.m at the North campus of the polytechnic.

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A lecturer in the Department of Biology, Mr Okedara Emmanuel, who was shot during the attack and rushed to the University College Hospital, Ibadan for treatment is said to be responding to treatment.

Adewole added that no life was lost, adding that security has been scaled up at the campus.

The PRO also informed that the matter has been reported to the police.


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