Nigeria Premier league Champions, Enyimba Football Club of Aba says the team bus was attacked by armed robbers in Okene, Kogi State during their journey to Kaduna for the 2016 Super Four tournament.
Writing on its facebook page, the club said the incident occurred at 3 pm Monday afternoon.
Thankfully, it said, no life was lost during what they described as a traumatic event, neither were there injuries.
The players and officials were however stripped of all cash and valuables, including their international passports.
Despite the setback, the team continued with the journey to Kaduna.