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Police apprehend suspects with N17m fake currency

Police in Kebbi displaced N17million naira counterfeit currency collected from arrested suspects in the state Photo: FRCN/Abdullahi Tukur

The Kebbi State Police Command, has arrested three suspects Faruku Zubairu, Ibrahim Musa and Salisu Mohammed of Gungun Tawaye and Chupamini villages in Ngaski Local Government of the state.

They were in possession of N17million naira counterfeit currency.

Briefing newsmen, the State Police Commissioner, Ahmed Kontagora, said that, personnel attached to Warrah Police Station with the help of National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) at Warrah Motor Park, arrested three persons.

The Suspects being interrogated by the Police Photo: FRCN/Abdullahi Tukur

The Commissioner of Police explained that, after Investigation has been completed, the suspects would soon be charged to court for prosecution.

Reporting by Abdullahi Tukur; Editing by Adeniyi Bakare