So many residents of Plateau state have looted a warehouse containing COVID-19 palliatives, it has bee reported.
The residents on Saturday, broke into a COVID-19 palliatives warehouse in the Bukuru community in Jos South Local Government Area of Plateau State and carted away food items.
It was gathered that the residents gained entrance into the warehouse belonging to the State Emergency Management Agency after breaking into the premises around 9 am.
A resident of the area who witnessed the looting said the security operatives initially tried to disperse them when they mobilised to the warehouse but could not do much as the residents resisted them.
Some of the items looted include cartons of noodles, bags of rice, pasta, beans, among others.
— A Boy Is Black (@blaqboi_vic) October 24, 2020
This is Jos, Nigeria. The day these hungry people will rise against the oppressors, not even bullets, and armored tanks can stop them.
I see calamity approaching!!!! #palliatives #jospalliatives #EndSARS pic.twitter.com/ziAEhoyd1l
— ?? ??, ???.?™ ? (@Drelmoatiku) October 24, 2020
See the kind of poverty wey dey this country and someone is saying PVC should be ready #2023ElectionforYouth #ASUU #EndSARS #SaturdayThoughts #SaturdayMorning #jospalliatives pic.twitter.com/HEs6c3eCZw
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