Police arrest some suspects over assault on officers of Niger State City Development Board (NSUDB) and the state Deputy Governor’s personal residence.
The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Abiodu Wasiu, a Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP), revealed this in a chat with reporters in Minna, the Niger State capital.
“The police responded to the misery name to revive regulation and order within the space. We now have made some arrests however I can not provide the determine proper now as a result of the investigation continues to be ongoing,” he stated. Wasiu mentioned when investigations are concluded, the suspects can be arraigned in a court of legislation.
On Tuesday, irate youths had joined merchants in Brighter Highway space of Minna to assault officers of NSUDB who have been within the space to take away illegal constructions.
The Acting General Manager, NSUDB Mr Mohammed Baba, who additionally confirmed the incident, mentioned the officers of the board had been attacked throughout an operation to take away illegal constructions within the space.