The Kwara State Police Command says it has intercepted 200 youths suspected to Almajirai on Bode Saadu/ Okoolowo express way on their way from Katsina state in violation of presidential directives against inter -states traveling.
This is contained in a statement issued by the Police Spokesman DSP Ajayi Okasanmi in Ilorin.
According to him the violators were intercepted in a Lorry, with Registration No. Kaduna MKA 54 XL, driven by one Shehu Hashim of Manigi in Niger State.
Okasanmi said the Lorry and the 200 youths were escorted by fully armed policemen to the border of Niger and Kwara State from where they will return to Katsina State they claimed to have come from.
He urged the residents of border communities in the State to always volunteer information on movements of vehicles/persons on illegal routes .
Okasanmi assured the residents of the determination of the command to ensure adequate security of lives and property in the state.