Nigeria Police Dismiss Four Cops For Stealing Ex-President Jonathan’s TVs, Fridges

The Nigeria Police, very efficient when small fishes are involved, on Thursday announced the dismissal four policemen for stealing domestic appliances and other things belonging to former president Goodluck Jonathan.

The cops allegedly sold the  items stolen from Gwarimpa-Abuja house of the former president to traders in the area.

They were dismissed after they were found wanting in an orderly room  trial.

Those dismissed are Sgts. Musa Musa, John Nanpak, Ogah Audu and Gabriel Ugah, a statement on Thursday by the FCT police spokesman, Anjuguri Manzah said.

The Police said they are still trailing one Mallam Shuaibu, who bought the items.

A statement by the Federal Capital Territory Police Command to that effect read, “In fulfilment of the promise by the FCT Police Command to make public its findings on the investigation of the case of theft at the Gwarimpa residence of former president, Dr Goodluck  Jonathan, the command wishes to state that in line with first schedule of Police Act and regulation 370 Cap 19, the policemen guarding the house have been tried in an orderly room proceeding and found culpable of the offence.

“Sequel to the outcome of the orderly room proceeding, the FCT Commissioner of Police, Musa Kimo has approved the immediate dismissal of the policemen from the Nigeria Police Force”

The command said it would prosecute the main culprit, Sgt Musa.



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