JTF arrests 10 suspects over attacks on security formations in Akwa Ibom

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JTF arrests 10 suspects over attacks on security formations in Akwa Ibom

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Commissioner of Police, Akwa Ibom state, Mr. Andrew Amiengheme

By Chioma Onuegbu, Uyo

A Joint Task Force, JTF, has arrested a total of ten suspects in connection with the killing of security men and destruction of formations in Akwa Ibom State in recent times.

The Commissioner of Police in Akwa Ibom state, Mr. Andrew Amiengheme who disclosed this in a statement made available to newsmen in Uyo said the arrest followed coordinated raids on different locations in the affected community of Essien Udim Local government area.

His words, “It would be recalled that in the recent past, there had been series of senseless and unprovoked attacks on security agencies and formations, especially the Police leading to wanton loss of lives and property.

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Source: Vanguard Newspaper