Residents of Fagba Junction, Daddy Savage Street, Jonathan Coker Road, Railway crossing, Pipeline Road and other close environs under Ifako-Ijaiye Local Government Area of Lagos on Wednesday lamented over reported cases of traffic robbers attacking and killings passer bys
They also urged Lagos State Commissioner of Police Mr Hakeem Odumosu to help secure lives and restore normalcy in the axis.
This contained in a statement made available to LAGOS EYE NEWS. Saying that police officers should be deployed to improve security within black spot areas.
The statement reads:
“Now live is in serious fear over reported cases of continuous attack and killings of innocent Passers-by, by some miscreants and hoodlums who freely attack and stab to death unsuspecting people, especially at Fagba Junction during the wee hours of the day and mostly in the nights.
“This act is becoming a daily occurrence, three (3) people were reported to have been stabbed to death at Fagba Junction in the last week during a robbery attack on unsuspecting people by these dreaded Miscreants.
According to some residents, Fagba junction is no longer safe any more. Passersby by now stand the risk of losing their lives in the hands of these young robbers terrorizing the area every day.
“A middle-aged man was reportedly stabbed to death again today very early in the morning on his way to work.
“They carry out their attacks by stabbing their Victims to death before they are dispossessed off their Mobile Phones and other personal belongings.
The residents of these areas appealed to Lagos State Commissioner of Police Mr Hakeem Odumosu and the Commander Lagos State Rapid Response Squad, CSP Yinka Egbeyemi to Please deploy and Station Police Vans and Officers of the Nigeria Police Force at this axis 24/7 to ensure safety of lives and properties of innocent Passers-by and residents.
The Community Development Associations (CDAs) also warns residents to avoid Fagba Junction and other black spots from 5 am to 7 am and 8 pm till 11 pm if they don’t want to lose their lives because of these bloods sucking Miscreants.