Police Nab Civil Servant For Stealing Trailer-Load Of Textbooks
The Police in Cross River State have arrested an employee of the Ministry of Education for allegedly conspiring with others to steal a trailer load of textbooks worth millions of naira.
Police Commissioner, Hafiz Inuwa, said the suspect was arrested on the Ikon-Ogoja highway enroute Lagos. He added that the suspect was arrested with the driver and a Lagos-based businessman.
“The items contain cartons of French, Christian Religious knowledge, Physical Education, Welding and Technical drawing textbooks, belonging to the state government,” Inuwa added.
The Commissioner added that the suspect confessed tot he crime and would be arraigned in court.