The President of the National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), Bello Bala Shagari, has been allegedly attacked by armed men who are yet to be identified. 

This incident was said to have occured on  6th of August, at about 3:30am, at the residence of the President.

A statement by the National Organizing Secretary of the body, Sanni Jebba revealed that the “armed men broke down more than three security doors to access his apartment but could not break into his bedroom where he was at the time of the incident because alarm was raised.”

The statement further stated that  ” the attackers quickly left when it came to the attention of the neighbors who assisted in calling the police who arrived few minutes after the incident.”

It was gathered that the Nigerian Police have started investigating the incident.

The President, it was reliably gathered is safe and unhurt.