police said it has arrested the killer of a catholic seminarian, Identified as
Nnadi Michael who was kidnapped Along Abuja Kaduna road and was subsequently killed
Express News Online Report that Nnadi Micheal of the Good Sheppard major
Seminary at Gonin Gora, a location at Kakau in Chikun Local Government in Kaduna, was o the 9th of January 2020 kidnapped alongside three others where he was murdered in
cold blood and three other Seminarian released on 31th of January 2020 that indeed was
not until after a ransom was paid, and where the remains were found abandoned in
from Force Police Public Relation officer, Dcp Frank Mba said Discreet
investigations so far reveal that the arrested suspects are part of a 19-man
gang that also carried out the kidnap of Dr Phillip Ataga’s wife and two daughters
on January 24, 2020, at Juji Community in Chikun LGA of Kaduna State.
Mba said Mrs.
Ataga was killed by the gang following her heroic resistance to the despicable
and inhuman attempt by the leader of the gang to rape her. The suspects after
killing her released the daughters and corpse of the slain woman to the family
after collecting ransom.
include Tukur Usman, (37), Shehu Bello (40), Mustapha Mohammed (30),
He said they were arrested after several months of intensive and extensive intelligence-led
operation by crack detectives of the intelligence response team (IRT)
The FPPRO said
Further investigations reveal that the same criminal gang is responsible for
the kidnap of six students and two teachers of Engravers College, Chikun LGA,
Kaduna, from their school premises on October 3, 2019.
known to belong to a hybrid terrorist criminal network causing untold havoc in
North-Central, Nigeria, has confessed to several other random operations along
Abuja-Kaduna Expressway where they kidnapped, killed and robbed motorists,
collecting ransom and valuables running into millions of naira”.
Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, while reiterating that the
Force will remain unrelenting in ensuring that crimes across the country are reduced
to the barest minimum, assures the nation that the Force will not rest until
the other members of the gang also responsible for the above crimes, but
currently on the run, are apprehended and brought to book”.