FCT Police Arrests Violent Members Of The Proscribed Islamic Movement Of Nigeria
The FCT Police Command has arrested eight members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN)-Shiites for violently attacking innocent residents, causing public disturbance and malicious damage following the gruesome attack on Police personnel by some members of the proscribed Shiites on Tuesday, 26th January, 2021, at Maitama.
In a press release signed by the FCT Police Command Public Relations Officer, ASP Yusuf Mariam, she said that the Command wishes to condemn the actions of members of the outlawed sect which has not only disturbed public peace, caused palpable tension amongst FCT residents but also undermined the law.
It is worthy of note that, the Command issued a public warning on Monday 25th January,2021.
While urging residents to remain calm and law-abiding, the Command reiterated its unwavering commitment to the protection of lives and property within the FCT.
According to the Command Spokesperson, all the suspects will be arraigned in court upon conclusion of investigation.