There are bandits everywhere in the country. And they all operate mindlessly. It has been so for a very long time. While some decided from the word go to be outright criminals, others graduated from some related self-serving enterprise.
Enenche gave the figure on Thursday, while giving update on operations conducted to check criminality in the country during the period.
Alhaji Idi Amin, Chairman of Maiha LGA, confirmed the development to the News Agency of Nigeria on Saturday in Maiha, headquarters of the Council.
The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, Nasarawara State chapter has constituted a 15-man committee to fish out criminal elements among its members.
This was the charge by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Tuesday to policemen and security operatives under the State-controlled security outfits.
DSP Terna Tyopev, the Command’s Police Public Relations Officer, said in a statement on Thursday in Jos, that the command has put in place stringent measures to address the ugly trend.
The Ebonyi Police Command has warned criminals and those destroying billboards and posters of politicians in the state to either relocate, turn a new leaf or be ready to face the consequences of their action.
The Assistant Inspector-General of Police, zone 5, Rasheed Akintunde, has ordered Commands under the zone to embark on manhunt for Bandits and other criminals.
The new Commissioner of Police in Ekiti State, Frederick Lakanu, on Thursday read riot act to criminals in the state and asked them to vacate the state before it is too late.
The SSG expressed concern that some people in the community were taking advantage of their relationship with some media houses in the country to distort the reason for drafting security men to the community