Police swoop on militants, arrest 13 in Lagos

Policemen yesterday swooped on Ishawo community in Ikorodu area and demolished illegal waterfront shanties in the creeks being used by the militants cum kidnappers as hideouts. Governor Akinwunmi Ambode had directed the police to hunt down the militants following the recent killing of four policemen and an Army captain. The security agents, men of the state Marine Police, the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), mobile policemen and the men from the Anti-Kidnapping Squad as well as vigilantes, were led by the state Commissioner of Police, Mr. Fatai Owoseni. Briefing journalists at…

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