The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) Ministerial Task Team on the Enforcement of COVID-19 limitations have captured eight people for imitating armed force officials while abusing the time limitation forced on the region.
Administrator of the errand group, Mr Ikharo Attah while preparation newsmen on Thursday in Abuja said the violators who were captured in Kubwa and Dutse Alhaji Districts of the FCT would be summoned in Mobile Courts.
He referenced that a portion of those captured were discovered drinking in bars and gardens.
He said that the group captured the administrator of a bar at Second Gate, Dutse-Alhaji, who professed to be an officer however upon cross examination admitted he misled avoid capture.
Likewise, at Dutse Makaranta, a lager parlor which was completely in activity a couple of moments after 10pm was shut down.
He said that the chief of the spot likewise asserted that it is claimed by a serving Major in the Nigerian Army, adding that they chose to work into the time limit hours as a result of the control of the proprietor.
The executive, in any case, included that the degree of consistence with the night check in time in Kubwa and Dutse territories were high.
” Unlike Lugbe where we went a few days ago, most of the known nightclubs and bars in Kubwa and Dutse-Alhaji were closed.
Vehicular movement was very few and made up largely of those on the exemption list”, he stated.
”The level at which some residents of Dutse Alhaji and Makaranta parade themselves as military personnel even when they are not must stop.
“The Chef claimed to be a soldier while the beer parlour Manager said the place belongs to a Major in the Army.
”This must stop forthwith. People should not drag the name and image of the military in the mud.”