Police record zero crime in Niger during Eid-el Kabir

The Police Command in Niger says it recorded no crime during the -el-Kabir celebrations in the state.

Police Commissioner Adamu Usman disclosed to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday in Minna.

said  reports from the 25 local Government areas (LGAs) indicated  the celebrations went on peacefully without threat to lives and property.

“We had a hitch-free Sallah celebrations across the state and no arrests were during and after the festivity.

“The entire exercise was conducted without threat to lives and property across the 25 LGAs,” Usman said.

commended the residents for cooperating with personnel operating in the state.

Usman called on the residents to continue to support the efforts of the command by providing useful and timely information assist in preventing crime and apprehend criminal elements.

said the measures already in placed enable residents to move on with their legitimate businesses without any hindrance.

“All we require from the public is timely information on movement of dubious characters, for necessary action,” Usman said. (NAN)