An Uber driver will remain ever grateful to the police after he was saved from armed robbers in Lekki.
The driver was saved by policemen
Operatives of Rapid Response (RRS) at around 3.00 a.m saved an Uber driver from losing his 2006 model Toyota Corolla to three armed robbers in Lekki – Ajah expressway.
It was gathered that the robbers had, after boarding the car attempted to hijack it from the driver at gun point.
The struggle for the steering, between the robbers and the driver, as well as the swerving of the vehicle on the road drew the attention of the RRS men.
A warning shot in the air made the robbers abandon their locally made shot gun and two live cartridges before fleeing into the bush.