Kwara - It is alleged that a gang of robbers raided the
Emmanuel Bapiste Church Cathedral in Illorin and went away with a load of
valuables, Leadership reported.
The church had a fundraising event of which allegedly drew
the robbers to the church in the early hours of Monday.
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The six men overpowered security and commanded one of the
security officers to lead them to the church safe. They made use of an axe and
hammer to break the safe but failed to open it.
Out of anger they made of with laptops belonging to the
church and some money before fleeing the scene.
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