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Nigeria: Police Arrest Four Over NNPC Pipeline Explosion

Supected vandals arrested in connection with Arepo pipeline fire to face trial. ( Resource: Arepo Vandal Suspects to Face Trial

The Police on Thursday arrested four suspected vandals in Arepo estate of Ogun in connection with the NNPC pipeline explosion on Wednesday, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.

The arrest was made by operatives of the Inspector-General of Police Special Task Force on Anti-Pipeline Vandalism Unit.

The Assistant Commissioner of Police in charge of the task force, Mr Friday Ibadin, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos.

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