FCT minister orders arrest, prosecution of looters

FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello has ordered the and prosecution of the people who break the FCT warehouse in Gwagwalada Area Council and looted the food in the store.

Bello gave the order an emergency security meeting with leaders of various security agencies in the city, on Monday in Abuja.

The minister, who asked those who looted the food to return them immediately, disclosed that
would be massive deployments of security agencies to safeguard factories and warehouses in  Idu Industrial District of the city.

”What is going  on is was no longer #EndSARS protest but broad day stealing by hoodlums,” he said.

On her part, The FCT Minister of State, Dr Ramatu Aliyu condemned the looting in strong terms.











Aliyu said no nation could survive without a food reserve which are looted across the country.

She called on Council chairmen and Royal fathers to reach to opinion molders unite the people against looters.

Royal fathers who spoke called for decisive actions to be taken against those looting across the city.

They said hoodlums are beginning to enter markets shops and personal business premises.

Present at the meeting are the Permanent Secretary, , Mr Olusade Adesola, FCT Commissioner of Police, Bala Ciroma, Brigade commander, to the minister amongst others. (NAN)