The Lagos State Police Command, yesterday, said it hadrecovered two
mobile telephones belonging to the gunmen that attacked the Chief
Executive Officer of Young Shall Grow Motors, Chief Vincent Obianodo,
Tuesday night, in FESTAC Town.
This came asVanguardgathered that there was an attempt to kidnap
Obianodo few months ago.
Meantime, Obianodo is recuperating after a surgery to extract the
bullet lodged in his left arm at an undisclosed hospital.
Police sources toldVanguardthat the telephones were recovered inside a
drainage close to the scene of gun battle between the assailants and
Sources said immediately three members of the five-man assailant fled
in their operational Highlander Sports Utility Vehicle, a search was
conducted around the vicinity, during which the telephones were found.
According to our sources, "one of the phones was damaged while the
other was intact. It will be improper and unprofessional to give
details of our findings.
"All I have to say is that investigation is on-going. At the end of
which we hope to get the gunmen. So far, there is progress in our
Contacted, spokesperson for the Lagos State Police Command, Ngozi
Braide, confirmed that investigation hadcommenced, expressing optimism
that the fleeing gunmen would be arrested soon. She said Obianodo was
responding to treatment