It was gathered that the militants stormed Woodland Estate and engaged personnel of Operation Awatse in a fierce gun battle.
The gunmen, who took the operatives by surprise, allegedly fled into neighbouring creeks after the attack.
was gathered that residents of the Estate have been apprehensive since
the incident, with many calling for another military raid of the
Spokesman for the Lagos Police Command, Olarinde
Famous-Cole, an Assistant Superintendent (ASP) could not be reached for
comment at the time of filing this report, however some soldiers have been on the stand by around the area for hours now.