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Two alleged notorious traffic robbers have been arrested by operatives of the Lagos Police Command for terrorising motorists at the Orile end of the Lagos-Badagry Expressway

The suspects, Adura Babatunde, 28, and Tunde Omose, 20, were alleged to be part of an eight-man armed gang that attacked motorists at Orile Iganmu around 11:45pm on Saturday.

The suspects were said to have invaded the road in commando-style, brandishing cutlasses, broken bottles, sticks and jackknives in order to rob the motoring public of their valuables.

Police were said to have been notified and the DPO Ijora Badia immediately deployed operatives to prevent the manace.

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While the other suspects fled, the two suspects were apprehended and were discovered to have been involved in several traffic robberies and some of their previous victims had positively identified them.

Similarly, policemen attached to Ishashi Division arrested Chioma Raymond, 32, Headwin Ugoji, 39, A fix Ayuba, 24, for alleged cultism.

The suspects were arrested Saturday morning with suspected Marijuana and military uniforms recovered from them.

Spokesman for the command, SP Benjamin Hundeyin, confirmed the arrests, adding that investigations had commenced.

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