Graphic: High tension cable thief burnt to death in Niger State

Graphic: High tension cable thief burnt to death in Niger State

The thief was discovered by locals near Kainji Dam in Lamba, Kontagora LGA of Niger State after he was burnt to death by high tension wires he came to purportedly steal.

Graphic: High tension cable thief burnt to death in Niger StateGraphic: High tension cable thief burnt to death in Niger State


His body was brought down by power authorities using a rope. The name and details of the victim/cable thief hasn’t been identified as of the time of filing this report. The incident supposedly happened on Saturday night but was discovered on Sunday 7 August 2916.