Mercy Johnson expresses sympathy over Uromi robbery


Popular Nigerian Actress, Mercy Johnson has taken to social media to express sympathy with Uromi town and families who lost their loved ones during the armed robbery attack in Edo State.

Commercial banks in Uromi, headquarters of Esan North-East Local Government Area of Edo State, on Thursday evening, came under attacks in what looked like a coordinated attack that lasted for several minutes.

The armed robbers used explosives to breach the banks’ entrance, while bags of money were carried out and stuffed in different cars.

Pictures and clips on social media show the level of carnage and murder of Nigerians, including security officers.

Taking to her Instagram page, Mercy Johnson said her husband, kids and herself are from Uromi and whatever concerns the town concern them.

Mercy Johnson condoles with the families that lost their loved ones during the robbery incident and prayed that the ugly incident would never occur again.

“Black Thursday. My Husband is from Uromi, My kids are from Uromi and I am from Uromi.

Whatever concerns Uromi, concerns me. Hence I’m using this medium to reach out to the families of the victims that lost their lives during the Thursday Robbery incident that took place in Uromi.