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Niger Police parade 77 suspects with dangerous weapons in Minna

Niger State Police Command has paraded seventy-seven (77) more suspected hoodlums apprehended by the task force team in the state.

The suspects were apprehended in possession of dangerous weapons and illicit drugs.

The state Police Public Relations Officer, PRO DSP Wasiu Abiodun while parading the suspects in Minna, said they were arrested over the weekend from 28th-30th January 2022 at Tudun-Fulani, Rafin-Yashi, Gbeganu and Soje-A areas of Minna in furtherance to the Police effort in sanitizing Minna metropolis.

The figure according to him, is in addition to about one hundred (100) suspects arrested from Limawa, Anguwar-Daji, Anguwar-Sarki, Abayi-Close, Kwangila, Anguwar-Biri, Anguwar-Kaje, Anguwar-Kadara, New-Market areas among others.

“The Command, therefore, wishes to reassure Niger residents that the Police is not resting on its oars in ensuring peace and tranquillity in our communities.

The citizens/residents are hereby encouraged to go about their lawful businesses without fear of molestation, intimidation or harassment,” the state Police PRO said.

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