Troops arrest corper, undergraduates, others for destroying national assets in Borno [PHOTOS]
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August 15, 2016 ( Post 1 )
Troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE on patrol at the outskirts of Maiduguri metropolis, Borno State, on Monday, arrested four suspected vandals of critical national assets.
★ Enjoy Airtel Night Unlimited Browsing The patrol team intercepted Aliyu Jubril, 24 years and a member of National Youth Service Corps; Ismail Baba, 22, and a student of Ramat Polytechnic; Mohammed Suleiman, 25, a driver and Mohammed Bukar, 15, and assistant to the driver, at Silo along Maiduguri-Damboa road while attempting to cart away heavy armoured cable belonging to Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN) they had vandalized.
Army spokesman, Col. Sani Usman, in a statement said the suspects loaded the heavy cables in a truck using a crane with registration number 09B-15BO before their arrest.
One of the suspects came with a Honda Accord car (2001 model) with registration number GA 544-ABC in a bid to escort to an undisclosed location.
“The suspects are being interrogated and would soon be handed over to the appropriate security agency,” it added.
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