NEW!  BREAKING NEWS: Top 5 world’s richest people in 2020 Read More

Metro

Kaduna Govt Intercepts Car Carrying 11 Almajiris, Two Adults On Kaduna Road

1 Mins read

The Kaduna State government on Thursday intercepted a Golf 3 car discovered to contain 11 street boys popularly called Almajirai and two other adults making a total of 13 passengers.

The Kaduna State Commissioner for Human Services and Social Development, Mrs Hafsat Baba, who announced the discovery in her Twitter handle on Thursday afternoon, said she and her officials saw the vehicle while they were on their way to a function in the city.

According to her, when interrogated after their interception along Pambegua in the city, one of the adults said they were coming into the state from Masaka, Nasarawa State, a 250-kilometre journey that normally lasts up to three hours.

READ ALSO: ‘I Am Guilty Of N4.2 Billion Fraud’ – Nigerian businessman Obinwanne Okeke Begs US

The commissioner said she ordered one of her security aides to take the passengers to the Police Divisional Headquarters in Pambegua for necessary profiling and medical check, adding that the Divisional Police Officer, Samaila Gyadi, had begun the process.

According to the commissioner on her twitter handle: “We have just intercepted a Golf 3 along Pambegua cramped with 11 Almajirai and two adults reportedly coming from Nasarawa (Masaka).

“We intercepted them on our way to inspect two Tsangaya model schools in Soba and Lere local Government Areas of the state.They have been handed over to the DPO of Pambegua Division for profiling and a temperature check by the Primary Health Care personnel.

“The DPO, Samaila Gyadi, who was recently posted to the division, was cooperative and assured us of a prompt action on the passengers.”

KINDLY COMMENT AND SHARE.

Related posts
Metro

Heavy Rainfall affects Edo Communities, renders many Homeless

1 Mins read
A community leader in the area, Suleiman Gbagudu lamented the situation. Continuous rainfall yesterday has flooded Anegbette, Udaba, Ekperi areas of Etsako…
Metro

ISWAP Terrorists kill 10 Nigerian soldiers in ambush: sources

1 Mins read
Fighters from the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) carrying machine guns and rocket-propelled grenades on Tuesday opened fire on a military…
Metro

Security guard remanded in Police custodyfor sexually assaulting 12-year-old girl

1 Mins read
Magistrate O.A. Olayinka, who did not take the plea of Onyebuchi, ordered that he be remanded in Kirikiri Correctional Centre. An Ikeja…
Please SUBSCRIBE for our Latest News

 

0 0 vote
Article Rating
Subscribe
Notify of
guest
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
x
0
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x
()
x