The Nasarawa State Command of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC has arrested five suspects for alleged vandalising rail road installations.
Briefing newsmen in Lafia, Public Relations Officer of NSCDC in the state, Mr Surajo Muhammad said two of the suspects were staff of the Nigeria Railway Corporation.
Mr Surajo Muhamned stated that the suspects were arrested along the Barkin Abdullahi village railway truck, near Lafia the Nasarawa State capital while loading the vandalised rail line facilities in two vehicles.
One of the suspects Mr. Agbo Edwin who identified himself as staff of the Nigerian Railway Corporation, said he was conveying the equipment for safe keep but regretted informing his office before taking such decision.
Items recovered from the suspects were over 20 rail line slippers, nuts and bolts.
Credit: Chris Nyamtu,Radio Nigeria