POS Operator in Aba shot dead by hoodlums who made away with money and machine


A POS operator in Aba Abia State identified as Ezinne Grace Iroh has been killed at Ukaegbu Road, in the Ogbor Hill area of the city. Vanguard reports.

The gunmen numbering three stormed Ezinne’s shop in a tricycle and shot her on the chest as she struggled to protect a bag believed to be containing cash for the day’s business

The gunmen finally overpowered her, collected the bag as well as her POS machine. The situation caused panic in the area as people scampered to safety leaving Ezinne in a pool of blood. When the gunmen fled, sympathizers later took Ezinne to a nearby hospital where she gave up the ghost the next day

Following this and other incidences of attack against them, operators of Point of Sale, POS, outlets in Abia State, have sent a save our soul message to the State Commissioner of Police.