Kwara State governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed, has offered N5 million for information that will lead to the arrest of the perpetrators of the robbery attack in Offa town.
Not more than seven persons, including police officers and residents were killed when armed robbers attacked five banks and a police station, where they struck for about one hour.
In a statement by the media aide to the governor, Muyideen Akorede, on Saturday said that anyone with useful information should contact the state police command on the following numbers – 0803 739 1280 and 0803 326 5122.
Ahmed, also assured prospective informants that they would be kept safe and no harm would befall them for assisting the security agencies to arrest the attackers.
He said his administration would do everything to ensure that the perpetrators of the robbery are brought to justice.
Adding that the police and other security agencies have already begun a manhunt for the perpetrators of the robbery.
The statement read “While we mourn our dead with a heart full of sadness, and care for the injured by paying all their medical bills, we will do everything in our power to bring the attackers to justice and ensure that never again does any community or people in our state experience such tragedy,”