Police Arrest Professor for Gun Running in Edo

A professor at the Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo State, has been arrested by the police for being in possession of firearms.
Edo State Police Commissioner, Haliru Gwandu, on Tuesday paraded the suspect and arms said to have been recovered from him.
The recovered arms were one pump action, a double barrel gun and single barrel gun.
Gwandu said the university don was arrested for alleged gun running and sponsoring of cult activities in the institution.
Speaking with journalists on Tuesday, Gwandu vowed to go after all lecturers at the state owned university suspected to be cultists or supporting cultists on campus.
He said any lecturer found wanting would be arrested and prosecuted.
Gwandu, however, said the matter involving the arrested professor was still under investigation.

Author: News Editor

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