Enyimba football club of Aba were Monday afternoon robbed on their way to participate in this year’s Super 4 tournament billed for Kaduna, the official twitter handle of the club has revealed.
The NPFL champions were attacked by hoodlums around Okene, Kogi State and were stripped of their valuables but there were no injuries nor lives lost.
“We can confirm that our team bus was attacked by armed robbers this afternoon in Okene, Kogi State on our way to Kaduna for the #SuperFour”.
“Thankfully, there were no injuries during this unfortunate incident. Players and officials were however stripped of all valuables,” the official twitter handle @Enyimbafc revealed.
Before the start of last season Kano Pillars were also attacked by armed robbers with a subsequent negative impact on their season.