Reports from the Deadly Benue Bank Robbery, informed the media that a policewoman identified as Emmanuella Ankyov was among seven people killed during a deadly Benue bank robbery incident in Otukpo area of Benue State.
The suspected robbers were said to have stormed the Otukpo town and opened fire on security personnel at the scene, leading to several deaths including an innocent police officer who made the ultimate sacrifice for her country.
Let us take this moment to remember those heroes and offer our deepest condolences to their loved ones.
According to an eyewitness, the robbers first attacked the Otukpo Police State and disarmed all the policemen before carrying out the robbery in banks, shooting indiscriminately.
The location of the banks which is very close to the major market in Otukpo, caused a huge stir in the town as traders were seen running for their lives.