Police have arrested and detained a female beggar, Hadiza Ibrahim, who was allegedly found in possession of cash sums of N500,000 and $100 in Abuja.
Confirming the incident is spokesperson for the Federal Capital Territory Administration, Social and Development Secretariat, Shaka Sunday on Monday.
He said that the suspect has been placed in their custody and has not explain how she came about the money found on her.
“We caught the woman with $100 and N500,000. The lady is still in our centre in Bwari. She is undergoing profiling because she has not been able to give us all the relevant information and how she came about the money.” Mr Shaka said.