Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu arrested a gang of suspected criminals, which specializes in harassing and robbing motorists and road users in traffic.
The gang of suspected criminals were caught on Monday, 12th of July, 2021, while attempting to begin their usual job of robbing passersby around Ojota in-bound Alausa.
However, Governor Sanwo-Olu’s convoy approached the scene and rescued the motorists from the three machete-wielding criminals who were trying to forcefully drag him out of his vehicle.
The security personnel attached to the Governor swooped on the suspects, retrieved the dangerous weapons from them, and arrested the three of them.
Governor Sanwo-Olu stated after his security personnel arrested the three machete-wielding criminals that the exercise was a warning signal to other criminal elements and prospective traffic robbers in Lagos that there is no hiding place for criminality in Lagos State.