Boy, 10, in NSCDC custody over N500,000 theft


A 10-year-old boy (name withheld) has been arrested by the Jigawa State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps over alleged theft of N500,000.

Muhammad Gidado, the NSCDC Commandant in the state, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Dutse on Thursday that the suspect was arrested on Wednesday in Kiyawa Local Government Area of the state.

Gidado said that the money was stolen from the suspect