It was pandemonium last night as the flow of traffic along the ever busy Lagos Ore road was brought to a grinding stop following armed robbery operation around ore section of the road.
An eye witness who gave the information to 360Reporters stated that the robbery began around 11pm, Friday night, forcing travelers to disembark and hide far away from the robbery scene. The eyewitness said some police officers arrived their hiding place around 3 AM, Saturday morning but left hurriedly after gathering information from them in an apparent retreat. It was after the military arrived this morning, when the robbers had already left, that the travelers summoned courage to continue with their journey. Images of the stranded travelers and their buses can be seen below.