Nollywood actress, Bimpe Akintunde, daughter escape suspected bandit attack along Lagos-Ibadan expressway
NEWS DIGEST – Nollywood actress, Bimpe Akintunde, has recounted how she fled an attack from suspected bandits along the Lagos-Ibadan expressway.
The actress in an Instagram post said she was travelling to Lagos from Ibadan with m her daughter when the attack happened.
She said immediately after she had passed Oni-Garri area of the highway, the suspected bandits, who were in military uniform, attacked and started shooting directly at vehicles.
“Lets be careful on Ibadan express road. I escaped bandit attack at around after five this evening, after Oni-Garri on my way to Lagos. They were shooting at all of the vehicles coming from Ibadan. They’re like 10 in army uniform shooting directly at us,” she wrote.
While worried about the incessant insecurity attacks in the country, the actress however thanked God for the rescue.
“God came through for us, I turned back, followed one-way and alerted other drivers too. Just help help me thank God for my life and that of my innocent daughter. We are back in Ibadan safe and healthy but in shock.”