of the Intelligent Response Team (IRS) and Strategic Tactical Squad (STS) of the Nigeria police
have arrested one hundred and five (105) kidnappers within the northwest region of the country that consists of Zamfara, Katsina, Kaduna, Sokoto and mainly Abuja Kaduna Express
statement from the Force Public Relation Officer, Dcp Frank Mba said most of
the kidnappers engage in attacking of luxurious buses including an attack on the emir
of potiskum’s convoy along Zaria Kaduna road last December.
said suspects arrested had confessed to multiple kidnappings and killings in
several states including the attack on a luxury bus other vehicles.
said more efforts are in progress to arrest the remaining gangs’ members and
recover more weapon while all suspect arrested will be prosecuted at the end of
recovered include 50 AK47 rifles and another dangerous weapon, Drug, motorcycles
and cars modified to conceal and transport rifles.