By Abubakar Abdullahi
Niger State Police Command has described the trending news in some social media and other media platforms that a foreign nationale pilot named “Juan Remy” who supplies weapons to bandits has been arrested in Niger State as fake and unfounded.
DSP Wasiu A Abiodun, Command’s Public Relations Officer made the assertion in a statement issued, Saturday.
He said the Command described such report as a piece of fake news and that such incident never occurred in the State.
“It is also pertinent to state that there has never been report of any foreign nationale with helicopter distributing weapons to hoodlums in the State.”
The Commissioner of Police, Niger State Command CP Monday Bala Kuryas, urged members of the public to disregard such report as it is aimed in creating unnecessary chaos in the public domain.
He appreciated Nigerlites and residents of the state for their support while urging them not to relent in their support by providing useful information in tackling crime and criminality in our dear state.