JAMB Candidate Arrested For
Carrying A Gun To Exam Hall
Report has it that a 21-year-old candidate has been arrested
for going to JAMB examination hall with a gun.
It was learnt that he was arrested by men of the Nigeria
Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) at Nasarawa state
Polytechnic centre on May 16th, 2017 during a search at the
entrance to the hall.
Confirming the arrest, NSCDC boss, Lawal-Kano said the
suspect was arrested on Tuesday, May 16, after he was found
to be in possession of a locally-made pistol and two rounds
of live ammunition and upon interrogation, the suspect
confessed that someone gave him the gun for safe keeping.
The NSCDC boss said that the suspect would be charged to
court for illegal possession of firearms, adding that even
registered guns were not allowed at examination centres.
In a similar development, another candidate has been arrested
in Benue state after he was caught stealing inside the
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