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Suspects Arrested Over Kwara State, Nigeria Bank Massacre

Seven suspects have been arrested in the wake of a fierce attack on banks and a police station in North Central Nigerian State of Kwara this week that left more than 30 people dead, police said.

A gang of gunmen raided the vaults of at least five commercial banks and opened fire at a police station in the city of Offa in Kwara State on Thursday, before fleeing the scene in their convoy with an undisclosed haul of cash. At least 30

people were killed in the attack, including eight police officers who were shot dead at the station, according to Kwara State Police spokesman Ajayi Okasanmi Jeffrey.

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