The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command has reassured the residents that the entire city is safe and that they have reinvigorated the crime-fighting strategy to ensure the protection of lives and property.
In a statement today, September 25 to discountenance the news making the rounds that FCT is under kidnapping siege, the Command’s public relations officer, DSP Anjuguri Manzah said that the Police have successfully rescued the Baze University lecturer who was kidnapped on 8th September.
He said that the Command had commenced a discreet investigation into an unfortunate kidnap case which occurred at Asokoro yesterday, September 14 and efforts are being made to rescue the victim.
“Contrary to speculations on social media about an upsurge in this crime, the Command wishes to correct the notion and inform the public that the aforementioned were the only cases reported to the police, and efforts are being intensified to arrest the suspects behind the crime.
“The Command wants to reaffirm its commitment to the protect lives and property by deploying proactive security measures that will nip this crime in the board.”