Over 400 Almajiris repatriated to Katsina from Nasarawa, Kwara States
Kwara State Police Command, weekend intercepted a lorry load of the trailer fully loaded with 200 Almajiris in Olooru,Moro local government area of the statements.
The Almanjiris were on their way to Kwara state before luck ran out of them in Olooru, a border area to Niger state.
The police officers manning the border area of the state in order to effect the inter and intrastate travel bans of the state government stopped the trailer on the highway and ordered the driver back to Niger state, where it was coming from.
In a related news, the Katsina State Government also recieved additional 204 numbers of Almajiris from Nasarawa State.
The State Government had since camped them at the state’s NYSC camp and deployed health care workers to screen and ascertained their health before sending them back to their homes.