By Goodluck B Ikiebe
Police operatives of the FCT Police Command attached to Anti-Kidnapping Unit have arrested a wanted kidnap Kingpin, Buhari Muhammad in the continued fight against criminality.
Others arrested based on credible intelligence include Muhammad Sabiu ‘m’ 20 yrs, Isah Abdullahi ‘m’, Hamzat Musa ‘m’ 21 yrs, Fatima Abdullahi ‘f’ 22yrs and Zuliat Yusuf ‘f’ 23 yrs in a hotel in Bassa Village in FCT.
FCT Spokesperson, SP Josephine Adeh, said the notorious kidnap syndicates were responsible for the abduction of one Joshua Eze, the husband to Blessing Eze, who suffered a bullet injury in the process of her husband’s abduction on 27/01/2024 and was subsequently rescued unhurt by Police operatives of the Command on 28/01/2024.
“One AK47 rifle , 10 mobile phones, cash sum of three hundred and forty-five thousand naira and some other valuables were recovered from the suspects, who have since confessed to the crime and other kidnapping incidents in the Territory.
While investigation is still ongoing, the Commissioner of Police FCT, CP Benneth C. Igweh, assured members of the public of his commitment to rid FCT of criminality in all its manifestation.
He equally urged residents to report suspicious activities through the following emergency lines ; 08032003913, 08061581938, 07057337653, and 08028940883; PCB: 09022222352.