Angry and rampaging youths took over the Delta Shopping Mall, in Effurun, Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta state on Friday, January 8.
The youths gained access into the mall which houses Shoprite and over 100 more shops and proceeded to vandalize, loot and wreak havoc all over the place.
Shoppers were forced to flee in droves as the youth were extremely violent.
According to some eye-witnesses present at the mall when the incident occurred, some of the irate youth wielded dangerous weapons.
The guards at the shopping mall reportedly fled the premises at the sight of the multitude of angry youth, while the police arrived the scene only after the damage had been done.
The Police has confirmed the incident and said the youths were protesting over lack of employment opportunities and other benefits.
See pictures of the vandalized mall.