The Oyo State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Shina Olukolu, has said the command has intensified efforts to arrest the hoodlums who invaded Abdulsalam Hall of the University of Ibadan (UI).
A Deputy Communication of Police (DCP) in charge of Operations, Mr. Kehinde Alonge and the Divisional Police Officer (DPO), Sango Police Station, Joyce Mayaki, yesterday led other senior police officers to the scene of the robbery to access the situation and order manhunt and investigation into the crime.
Olukolu, who spoke through police spokesman Olugbenga Fadeyi, a Superintendent of Police (SP), confirmed that one student was injured in the attack.
The Abdulsalam Hall attack occurred one month after robbers invaded Obafemi Awolowo female hostel in the university, injuring another female students.
The state police chief said officers of the command have begun manhunt to bring the robbers to book.