165 persons arrested, 205 vehicles impounded in Kaduna for violating curfew

By Amara Christa

Kaduna State Police Command said it has arrested 165 persons and impounded 205 vehicles and tricycles for violating the curfew imposed in the state. As part of measures to curb the spread of coronavirus, COVID-19,  the command a few days ago was directed to enforce laws in the state. PPRO of the Command, ASP Mohammad Jalige in a statement said the Command in collaboration with other security agencies had continued to enforce and closely monitor compliance of the respective Executive Orders. Jalige explained two clerics were among those arrested for violating the curfew added that the arrested persons currently with the  Command’s Criminal Investigation Department (SCID) for interrogation. “The suspects will be prosecuted immediately on the completion of investigation in accordance with the relevant extant laws of the land,” he added.

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