Police Threaten Shi’ites, Outlaw Civilian Jtf In Kaduna
BEVERLY HILLS, December 08, (THEWILL) – The Kaduna state police command has warned members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) against any form of procession in the state.
NAN reports that Aliyu Usman, Spokesman of the command, gave the warning in a statement issued in Kaduna on Thursday .
He also declared a group called Civilian JTF as an unlawful organisation, and said any activity including the disruption of peaceful and free movement of people by the two organisations would not be tolerated.
“The command, therefore, wishes to reiterate that person (s) found organising or conducting unlawful processions in any part of the state shall be dealt with in accordance with the law,” he said.
“We would deal decisively with any form of lawlessness, inciting disturbances, unlawful assembly and any other action capable of breaching the peace of the state.
“We therefore advise members of the public to go about their lawful businesses, as adequate security measures have been put in place to guarantee their safety.”
Story by Oputah David