By Chukwuemeka Elems
In line with its declaration of war against vandals of critical infrastructure and national assets, the Nigeria Security And Civil Defence Corp, NSCDC, has paraded 10 oil thieves and apprehended six trucks
Parading the suspects in Abuja, NSCDC, commandant General, Dr Ade Abolurin, said that the oil thieves were arrested in Dobi area of Gwagwalada on the outskirt of the federal capital territory while offloading a 33,000 litre truck containing stolen petroleum product
Dr Abolurin said that the suspected vandals were arrested by the corps’ anti-vandals squad and special force in joint operation
He noted that the suspects would be prosecuted as soon as the investigations are completed
He however, appealed to Nigerians to give useful information to security agencies that will help in arresting vandals and criminal minded persons
Abolurin noted that the battle against vandalism of crucial nature infrastructure, assets and oil thieves can be won if all stakeholders and the public do their best by fighting the scourge collectively.