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IG issues stern warning to electoral offenders

2015-02-03 11:07
Abuja - Police Inspector General Suleiman Abba has warned electoral offenders will not go unpunished should they be involved in violent activities, Punch reports.

Abba has made a plea to politicians to advise their supporters against violence during the elections and has confirmed that police are ready to arrest any person found culpable.

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The IG has urged politicians to hand over any supporters that are suspected of violent activities and not make provision for their release should they be found guilty of such crimes.

Abba has acknowledged reports of crime leading up to the February 14 elections and has confirmed that arrests have been made and investigations are ongoing.

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