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Anambra Police nab robbery syndicate, cultists

By Onyeka Uwakwe, Awka on Wednesday Feb 20, 2019.. Edited and Updated on Wednesday Feb 20, 2019 14:29 pm. 1428 Views
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PHOTO: Anambra PPRO Mohammed Haruna

Anambra Police nab robbery syndicate, cultists

Onyeka Uwakwe - Awka - Wednesday Feb 20, 2019.

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* Ready to deal with election offenders

Anambra Police  Command is ready for the Presidential elections this weekend. The Command has also arrested suspected cultists terrorising Awka area and environs. 

Speaking at ABS programme Wednesday, Superintendent Mohammed Haruna affirmed the police will not watch any person causing the breach of the peace before, during and after election. He stated that Anambra is the safest state in Nigeria and Anambra command is poised to maintain the tempo.

The PPRO urged all Anambra people to cast their votes without any fear of molestation. 

The Command has also smashed a robbery syndicate which has terrorised Anambra people recently. The gang which operates from Asaba is said to have robbed a woman at Upper Iweka, Onitsha. Superintendent Mohammed Haruna disclosed that police recovered four jeeps and several handset from the suspects. 

Mr. Haruna also stated that Anambra Police Command is currently dealing with the menace of criminal elements called "one chance" in the state. He stated that police have infiltrated the criminal elements and thus reduced their operations drastically. He did not reveal police strategy.

The ABS program was achored bt Emeka Okeke (Mmimi Nwafia). Several callers and prospective voters called during the programme.


Source: ABS


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