Lagos task force clamps down on miscreants

Luqmon Balogun, Lagos


The operatives of the Lagos State Task Force have vowed to get rid of unscrupulous individuals causing public unrest in some parts of the State.

This comes following arrest of about seven notorious miscreants and a cult leader over an attack on officers of the Agency.

The Chairman of the Agency, CSP Olayinka Egbeyemi who gave this indication after the arrest said that the enforcement operations was carried out to get rid of cultists and miscreant disturbing innocent members of the public around Mile 12 area of the State.

According to him “During the attack an officer of the Agency (Sergeant Damilola Adeojo) was seriously injured with Cutlasses and broken bottles and was presently receiving treatment and undergoing series of test on his head at Lagos State University Teaching Hospital LASUTH”.

CSP Egbeyemi who said that no responsible government would tolerate miscreants and cultists disturbing innocent residents explained that the Agency acted on series of petitions submitted to his office by residents of the area and its environs.

The Chairman however confirmed that the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Zubairu Muazu has directed that all those arrested be charge to court for prosecution.