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Armed robbers invade Priest house in Kwara

Suspected armed robbers have invaded Saint Barnabas Cathedral, Anglican Communion priest house located at Sabo Oke in Ilorin, Kwara state.

Radio Nigeria gathered that the robbery was carried out by armed robbery gang on motorcycle, who were said to have pulled the main gate of the two-storey house down, moved up and forcefully broke two doors.

The victim of the attack, Reverend Isaiah Afolayan, said that the hoodlums, armed with sharp objects, broke into his apartment, located on the top floor of the two-storey building, threatening to kill his family members if they refused to cooperate with them.

He also said that his laptop system, fairly used MacBook Pro, a TV set and his phone were stolen.

Spokesman of Kwara State Police Command, Okasanmi Ajayi said he was not aware of the incident as at the time of filing this story.

Reporting by Ali Rabiu; Editing by Adeniyi Bakare