– Two suspected kidnappers have been arrested with a bag containing the sum of Four Hundred and Thirty Nine Thousand Naira and some personal items
– According to the army spokesman, Col. Sani
Usman, investigation showed that the amount was their share from a ransom paid by a recent kidnap incident.
The kidnappers were arrested with some sum of money being ransom paid by a recent kidnap incident.
Two suspected kidnappers; Dayibu Abdullahi
and Nasiru Adamu have been arrested by
troops of 33 Brigade, Nigerian Army, at Badiko village along Gumau road, Toro LGA, Bauchi state.
The suspects were arrested with a bag
containing the sum of four hundred and thirty
nine thousand Naira (N439,000.00k) and some
According to a statement by army spokesman,
Col. Sani Usman, investigation showed that the
amount was their share from a ransom paid by
arecent kidnap incident.
Similarly, another suspected kidnapper, Jibrin
Dakam, was arrested the same day at Magama,
also in Toro LGA, by the troops.
The suspect was said to have escaped from their
den at Jenge following the military operation at
Lame-Burra forest recently. The suspect had
supplied alcohol and other stimulants to the
In related development troops of 33 brigade,
Nigerian army, based on incessant reported
cases of armed robberies and kidnappings in
some parts of Bauchi State have embarked on
fighting patrols to clear the state of such
It is in this regards they carried out a fighting
patrol yesterday, Sunday 21st August 2016, at
Dutsen Mairama and around Dogon Ruwa
settlement within Lame/Burra forest of Toro
and Ningi Local Government Areas of Bauchi
During the encounter, 3 armed kidnappers were
killed and their camps were destroyed. The
troops also recovered arms and ammunitions
including empty shells.
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