In Lagos, the military and the police have declared war on militants over yesterday’s killing of an Army Captain, another soldier, four policemen and a civilian at the Isawo Area of Ikorodu.
Militants from Ishawo creek stormed the Woodland Estate, in Ishawo, robbed residents and abducted some.
The Lagos State Commissioner of Police FATAI OWOSENI in a stern warning said with the synergy from sister security agencies, criminal elements involved in the killing of the soldiers and policemen would be apprehended and brought to book.
In the same vein, the army has revealed that a combined team of the police and military are in hot pursuit of the killer militants, who fled the scene carrying the dead bodies of their colleagues and the wounded.
The Lagos State government on its part has vowed to go after criminal elements and their collaborators using coastal areas and illegal waterfront settlements as havens or escape routes to perpetrate evil and criminal activities.