The Kogi State Police Command has dismissed as untrue the news making the round that, GUO, Ezenwata and Young Shall grow Luxurious Buses were hijacked to unknown destination by Fulani bandits at Lokoja Express way after Okene.
The Command stated categorically that, this report is false and unfounded calculated at manipulating the mindsets of Nigerians and the good people of the State that, Kogi State is not safe.
The Command, therefore, called on members of the public to disregard such news in circulation in social media as such incident never occur in Kogi State and the Command has not receive any such report.
The statement signed by DSP William Ovye Aya, Police Public Relations Officer of the Command said Police Commissioner urged the law abiding citizens of the State to go about their lawful businesses.
The Commissioner called on the people to always avail the Security agencies with credible information on the existence of Criminal elements in the State.
He assured the people of Kogi State and the commuters travelling through Kogi State of the renewed commitment of the Command to guarantee protection of lives and property.
He added that the Command has deployed adequate Security presence along the major highways to reassures members of the public of their safety.
SOURCE: MEDIA CENTRE