Zamfara State Police Command arrest 15 hoodlums in connection with protest

Zamfara State Police Command has arrested fifteen suspected hoodlums in connection with a violent protest in Kaura Namoda Local Government Area of the State.

Spokesman of the Command SP Muhammad Shehu who made this known in a statement said three locally made guns and some other weapons were also recovered from the suspects.

The statement enjoins parents and guardians to warn their wards against engaging in any thing capable of undermining the relative peace in the state as the police will not condone acts of lawlessness.

Some irate youth today barricaded the Kaura Namoda-Gusau road purportedly protesting against rising insecurity in the area.

The violent protest which brought transportation on the ever busy high way to a standstill for several hours was later contained by the Police.

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