FMARD Recruitment 2021  Yobe State SUBEB recruitment portal Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs Recruitment

Two Nigerien arrested with pistols, electronics

1 min


The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has intercepted two Nigerien with pistols, computers and phones at Kongolam border, Katsina.

NIS Public Relations Officer, Mr Sunday James made this known in a statement in Abuja on Sunday.
He said, the interception was as a result of the swift operation by the NIS border operatives.
“This action by the operatives was after the visit by the Comptroller-General, NIS Muhammad Babandede and his Customs counterpart, Col. Hammeed Ali (rtd), to assess the level of cooperation, synergy and successes so far recorded.’’

James further said that the two Nigerien had attempted to open fire in defiance and to evade arrest.

READ ALSO  BREAKING!! Gunshots Rains In Ibadan As Soldiers Attack Sunday Igboho’s House (Video)

“The gallant operatives overpowered them leaving one dead and the other who survived is helping with useful information about their activities.

“After due interrogation and profiling the surviving criminal has been handed over to the police for further necessary action.’’

He advised the border communities to desist from conniving and sabotaging government efforts at ensuring safer borders.

Source

RSS Jobs Vacancies in Nigeria

READ ALSO  Stingy Men Association: 18-Year-Old Girl After Quarrel Set Boyfriend On Fire

Like it? Share with your friends!

Don Omajemite

0 Comments

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.