– Some gunmen invaded the office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Abuja – The commission said the gunmen dropped a death threat for one of its officers – The death threat was said to have been dropped in white envelope Some gunmen on Wednesday, August 16, launched an attack at the headquarters of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Abuja. The attack, the commission said, took place in the early hours of Wednesday
The spokesperson for the EFCC Wilson Uwujaren in a statement, said the gunmen invaded the EFCC headquarters in Wuse Zone 7 at about 5 am. The commission said the gunmen dropped a death threat to one of its officers.
Uwujaren said: “The group of heavily armed bandits invaded the office at about 05.00 hours and began shooting into the premises, damaging vehicles parked in the premises in the process. However, the attack was repelled by guards on duty.
The commission said the gunmen dropped a death threat to one of its officers. Source: EFCC
“The hoodlums escaped in a getaway vehicle but not without leaving a message; a white envelope dropped by the fleeing attackers was found to contain a death threat addressed to Ishaku Sharu, a senior investigator with the commission