Police in Kano State have arrested sixty-one suspected political criminals campaigning for the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the state.
This was stated by the leadership’s spokesperson, S.
He said this comes within the framework of police efforts to ensure peaceful elections, and leadership efforts to rid Kano State of all forms of crime and criminality, especially the threat of political thuggery (daba).
Kiawa said the suspects were arrested on Wednesday during a political activity at Sani Abacha Stadium in Kano.
According to him “Thirty-three knives, eight scissors, four shears, one parcel 117; rolls of dried leaves suspected of being marijuana, three bottles of sucking dies, 500 pieces of suspected Exol tablets and a set of talismans were recovered from the suspects”
He said the suspects would be brought to trial.
2023: Police arrest 61 suspected political thugs in Kano