There was pandemonium, yesterday, in Sokoto, when two suspected robbers stormed Giginya Secretariat and broke the windscreen of a Toyota Camry car and carted away over N3.2 million believed to be the salary of village heads in the state.
Though, no casualty was recorded during the operation but hundreds of workers in the premises of the ministry of health were thrown into confusion.
The suspected robbers stormed the secretariat with their Honda Discussion Continues Car and headed to where the Toyota Camry was parked in the premises of the ministry and made away with the money.
An eyewitness told LEADERSHIP that she observed the two men survey the area and broke the windscreen of the car and took the money kept in the boot. while one of the robbers who was holding sophisticated weapon was busy surveying the area even as she raised the alarm.
According to her, when she raised the alarm people panicked and started running helter-skelter while the rubbers drove away through the express way.
When contacted by our correspondent the Police in Sokoto said the command was yet to be briefed on the nature of the robbery.