Armed Robbers Storm College Of Agriculture In Taraba

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Suspected armed robbers invaded the campus of Taraba State College of Agriculture, Jalingo, in the early hours of Saturday, the Provost, Dr Elizabeth Wachap, has said.

According to Wachap, hoodlums burgled some offices, including hers, the registrar’s, the bursary as well as the Anatomy Laboratory and Pension Office.

She said the hoodlums took away the safe in the cash office but that there was no money in it.

She said the robbers tied one of the security men on duty to a tree before proceeding to carry out their operations.

Policemen were seen inspecting the affected offices with the officials of the college.

There had been complaints of increase in cases of robbery attacks on residents of Jalingo in recent times.

When contacted, the State Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Joseph Kwaji, said he had yet to be briefed about the incident.


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