Benue Killer Herdsmen Will be Arrested – Police Assured







SECURITY agents in Nigeria have promised to ensure the arrest and prosecution of suspected herdsmen who attacked Benue State communities.


President Mohammed Buhari had directed the Inspector General of Police – IGP, Ibrahim Kpotum-Idris to relocate to Benue state as part of efforts to restore law and order.

Kpotum-Idris said on Wednesday, that he was in the state with more units of the Police Special Forces, Counter Terrorism Units, and Conventional Policemen.

“The Aerial Surveillance by Police Helicopters will continue, while the Police Mobile Force Personnel, Police Special Forces and conventional Police Personnel, the Counter Terrorism Unit (CTU), Police Explosive Ordinance Department (EOD) and Special Police Joint Intelligence and Investigation Teams already deployed to Benue State will carry on relentlessly with the patrols and crime prevention activities in the affected areas to sustain normalcy that has been restored in the state,” the Inspector General of Police said at a town hall meeting in Makurdi.



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