The Federal Capital Territory Police Command has dismissed four policemen over theft of belongings of former President Goodluck Jonathan in his Abuja house.
The cops had stolen six television sets, fridges, air-conditioners, Ijaw attires and designer suits which they sold to traders at the Pankera second-hand market in Gwarimpa, Abuja.
A statement by the FCT Police spokesman, Anjuguri Manzah in Thursday, named the dismissed policemen as Sgts. Musa Musa, John Nanpak, Ogah Audu and Gabriel Ugah.
It added that detectives were on the trail of one Mallam Shuaibu, who bought the items.
The statement read, “In fulfilment of the promise by the FCT Police Command to make public its findings on the investigation of the case of theft at the Gwarimpa residence of former president, Dr Goodluck Jonathan, the command wishes to state that in line with first schedule of Police Act and regulation 370 Cap 19, the policemen guarding the house have been tried in an orderly room proceeding and found culpable of the offence.
“Sequel to the outcome of the orderly room proceeding, the FCT Commissioner of Police, Musa Kimo has approved the immediate dismissal of the policemen from the Nigeria Police Force”
The command pointed out that it would prosecute the main culprit, Sgt Musa.