Police Recover 102 Cows, 586 Sheep, 56 Goats, Others From Thieves


The police in Katsina state says it recovered 102 cows, 586 sheep, 56 goats, two camels and one donkey from people who stole them. Usman Abdullahi, the state commissioner of police told visiting deputy inspector general of police (Logistics and Supply), Mamman Tsafe, as part of his command’s successes. Abdullahi said 182 persons were prosecuted and currently serving various jail terms while others were awaiting trial. The animals, he said, have been returned to their owners, while ’19 anti-cattle rustling camps have been set up and 290 policemen deployed to manage them’, Abdullahi stated.

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