Youths burst warehouse, loot COVID-19 palliative in Osun


YOUTHS today, burst the Cocoa House, Ede where varieties of food items were stored and looted them.

  The youths and residents thronged the area around 11:30 AM and carted away packs of noodles, rice, sugar, garri, and other food items kept for COVID-19 palliative.

  Some of the youths came with motorcycles, buses, and other means of transportation to convey food looted from the warehouse.

  On Thursday, hoodlums  attacked a warehouse where COVID-19 palliatives were stored at Mazamaza community in Oriade Local Council Development Area of Lagos State.

  After the hoodlums gained entrance into the warehouse, they looted some COVID-19 palliatives, a resident who witnessed the event said. The warehouse is located on Benster Crescent, popularly called Monkey Village.

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  It was learnt that the hoodlums later asked residents in the area to move into the warehouse and pick some palliatives.

  When asked how he knew that the items are COVID-19 palliatives, he said, “They are branded.”


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