• Crime - Kano
  • Updated: June 01, 2023

Kano NSCDC Parades Phone Snatchers, Other Suspects

Kano NSCDC Parades Phone Snatchers, Other Suspects

The Suspects were parraded on Thursday

The Kano State Command of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has parraded eight suspected phone snatchers and cable vandals.

NSCDC Commandant in the state, Muhammad Lawal-Falala while parading the suspects on Thursday in Kano said the arrest was part of the corps’ efforts to rid Kano of crimes and protect all critical national assets and infrastructure.

“The suspects were arrested for various offences, such as: vandalism of armoured cable, phone snatching and theft of motorcycle and motor vehicle,” the commandant said.

He said that three of the suspects were arrested for vandalising an armoured cable in Fagge Local Government Area of the state.

Lawal-Falala further stated that another suspect, who specialised in stealing motor vehicles and producing fake plate numbers with fake car particulars, was arrested in Gandun Albasa Quarters, Kano.

He listed the items recovered to include: two fake plate numbers,13 Toyota keys, fake car particulars, three mobile phones, one motorcycle and armoured cable.

The commandant said that the suspects would be charged to court upon completion of investigation.

He further stated that a special squad to fight against phone snatching had been set up by the command.

Lawal-Falala urged the people of the state to always assist and support security agencies by volunteering useful security information to them.

“Security should be every citizen’s responsibility,” the commandant said.

Related Topics

Join our Telegram platform to get news update Join Now
A'isha Ahmad
A'isha Ahmad

Kano based Nigerian  Broadcast journalist, writer, reseacher. You can reach out via aishaahmad798@g...

More From this Author


nascon allied industries plc Consumer Goods

Nascon Allied Industries Plc was established in 1973, NASCON Allied Industries P...

nigerian enamelware plc Consumer Goods

Nigeria Enamelware plc was incorporated on May 21st 1960 as a private limited li...

champion breweries plc Consumer Goods

Champion breweries plc formerly Champion Breweries limited is a Nigeria company ...


0 Comment(s)


See this post in...