The Nigerian Police has recovered the Senate’s stolen Mace at a flyover before the Abuja City Gate, where according to Deputy Force Public Relations Officer Force Headquarters, ASP Aremu Adeniran, a patriotic passer-by saw it and alerted the Police.
A statement by the Deputy Force Spokesman, SP Aremu Adeniran, said that the mace was abandoned under the flyover before the city gate in Abuja where a passerby saw it and alerted the police.
He said that following the ugly incident, the Inspector-General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris had ordered the FCT Police Command to beef-up security at the National Assembly.
He said that investigation into the incident was still ongoing to bring the perpetrators to justice.
The deputy spokesman commended Abuja residents, especially motorists, for their cooperation during the rigorous stop and search operation for the recovery of the mace.