A gang of armed robbers has shot dead two residents of Ibereko, Badagry during an attack on a family house in the area, reports the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).
CSP Dankoli Mohammed, the Divisional Police Officer (DPO) in Badagry, who confirmed the incident, told NAN on Thursday that one of the victims died on the spot, while the other died in the hospital the following day.
"It is true that some robbers attacked a private home at Ibereko on Tuesday morning and shot two people during the operation," he said.
The DPO said that no arrest has been made.
He added that the remains of the two victims, Bello Isah and Akeem Oluwarotimi, have been deposited at the mortuary, while police investigation continued into the matter. (NAN)