The Kano State Police have arrested 13 thugs for attacking the campaign office of Senator Barau Jibril.
Naija News gathered that hundreds of thugs armed to the teeth had attacked the senator’s campaign office, destroying billboard, furniture and some part of the building.
DSP Abdullahi Haruna-Kiyawa, spokesperson of the command, stated that the arrest was coming after strict instruction from the commissioner of police to teams of Operation of Puff Adder to restore normalcy to the area.
Several weapons, drugs and charms were recovered from the hooligans
A statement released by the PPRO read in part:
“Today, 02/12/2021 at about 0800hrs, a report was received that, thugs (Yan Daba) carrying dangerous weapons were sighted attacking and vandalizing the office of Senator Barau Jibrin, Senator representing Kano North Senatorial District along Maiduguri Road Kano,
“On the receipt of the report, the Commissioner of Police, Kano State Command, CP Sama’ila Shu’aibu Dikko, fsi raised and instructed teams of Operation Puff Adder to move to the scene, restore normalcy and arrest the culprits.
“The teams immediately swung in to action. Thirteen (13) suspected thugs (Yan Daba) were arrested and the following exhibits recovered from them:
i. 34 Dangerous Weapons
ii. 23 Clubs (Gora)
iii. 2 Gallons of Suspected PMS (Petrol)
iv. 1 Parcel and 30 Pieces of Dried Leaves Suspected to be Indian Hemp
v. 24 Sachets of Diazapam Tablets
vi. 4 Pieces of Red Sun Solution
vii. 1 Mobile Phone
viii. 2 Ceiling Fans
ix. Bunch of Charms. “
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