The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that there had been frequent robberies in several houses at the quarters behind the area council secretariat since April.
They said it was the duty of the police and Kuje Area Council Administration to protect lives and property.
One of them, Mr Andrew Gaza of Danladi Etsu Zhin Street said robbery in the area was a recent occurrence.
“The thieves gained access to my house late in the night through the window by tearing the net and removing the iron burglary. “They stole three of my phones, a Plasma TV, some documents and my travelling bags,” he said.
He urged security operatives to expedite action on the matter.
He said it was worrisome that cases of theft were becoming rampant in the area where past and a serving local government chairmen are residing.
“This is the second time my house has been robbed in less than one month.
“ The perpetrators always gain access to my house through an empty house next to mine.
Another resident, Mrs Turu Hanatu, complained that her house was burgled and her computer accessories stolen, stressing that the trend was becoming alarming in the area.