A warehouse where COVID-19 palliatives are kept at Mazamaza community in Oriade Local Council Development Area, Lagos State have been attacked by hoodlums on Thursday.

According to a resident in the area, they looted some COVID-19 palliatives, after the hoodlums gained entrance into the warehouse.

An eyewitness also confirmed that the warehouse is located on Benster Crescent, popularly called Monkey Village, was looted as early as 08 am.

Hoodlums also set a bonfire at a junction not far from the warehouse.

The hoodlums later asked residents in the area to move into the warehouse and pick some palliatives.

“We heard sounds of gunshots. The hoodlums have attacked a place where COVID-19 palliatives are stored. They are asking residents to come and be picking the palliatives.” One of the residents, Sherif Olaiya, said.