….. Recovered Five (5) Beretta Pistols and one (1) 9mm ammunition.
The Kogi State Police Command in a statement by DSP William Ovye Aya, Police Public Relation Officer said on 8/2/2021 with Operatives attached to 77 PMF Okene while on routine stop and search duty at Oguda bridge along Okene/Auchi road intercepted a black unregistered Toyota Tacoma Hilux driven by one Daniel Adaniki and a passenger one Musa Mohammed Nurudeen. Searched of the vehicle led to the recoveries of five Beretta Pistols and 9mm ammunition.
The suspect had during interrogation, Musa Mohammed Nurudeen confessed ownership of the five Beretta Pistols and 9mm ammunition. He further confessed that, he is a Student of Geology at the Nasarawa State University and a member of Neo Black Movement of African Confraternity. That he was attacked by the virkin rival cult group in School and decided to secured the Pistols from Benin to fight back and protect himself.
The State Commissioner of Police, Ede Ayuba Ekpeji (PSC), while commending the Officers of 77 PMF for a great job towards flushing out the area of crime assures members of the public of the Commands’ determination to ensure adequate security of lives and property in the State.