Vigilante arrests two suspected vandals in Cross River community


Local security personnel, otherwise known as vigilante, in Ishiborr Igoli Ogoja Community, in Cross River State, on Wednesday arrested two suspected electric transformer cable vandals in the community and handed them over to the police in the area.

Speaking to journalists, one of the vigilantes, who did not want his name in print, narrated how the suspects were nabbed, lamenting the rising wave of crime in the locality.

“When this our festival wanted to start, the community here in Ishibori, where we have Igoli, the five communities selected five persons each to mount a security guard, because the security threats are too much, people are victims of insecurity incidents almost on a daily…

Source: Nigerian Tribune