Some armed robbers on Friday attacked the female hostel of the University of Ibadan (UI) and made away with some valuables.


According to Channels TV, the robbers injured two students living in the Obafemi Awolowo (Awo Hall) in the school and carted away with the students’ phones, laptops, cash and other valuable items in a robbery which took many hours.


The incident was confirmed by the spokesperson of the University, Tunji Oladejo.


Mr Oladejo said the injured students have been taken to Jaja Clinic for treatment.


Further reports said Sina Olukolu, the Commissioner of Police in Oyo State have also visited the hostel where the robbery took place.