The Nation (Nigeria)

Police: we’re not involved in kidnapping

- From Gbenga Omokhunu, Abuja

THE Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command has refuted alleged claims that police operatives are involved in kidnapping in the nation’s capital. A statement issued yesterday by the FCT police spokesman Yusuf Mariam said, “The FCT Police Command wishes to dissociate itself from the article trending in some sections of the social media purporting that police operatives are involved in ‘official kidnapping’ along Game Village axis.

“The Command wishes to categorica­lly state that there was no record of such incident within the FCT as at 1000hrs of Monday 12th July, 2021”.

The police solicited for useful informatio­n from the ‘alleged victim of the official kidnapping’ for immediate action.

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