Armed hoodlums on Wednesday invaded the Ikeja residrnce of the late Chief Moshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola, harassing family members and carting away cash and other valuable items.
A family member, Tundun Abiola, narrated how the hoodlums invaded the residence and subjected those present to psychological torture.
The statement reads: “In the early hours of this morning, Tuesday, 2nd September, armed men invaded and ransacked the residence of Chief MKO Abiola in Ikeja, Lagos.
“The hoodlums subjected the family to extreme emotional torture and harassment and stole cash and other valuable items belonging to the family.
“The police have since been informed. The crime is being investigated.
“We are consoled by the fact that no life was lost in this unfortunate and frightening incident.
“We give glory to Almighty Allah and we thank friends and family members across the world who have called and sent messages of support and solidarity.”