The Nigerian Police has arrested some new set of suspects that have had allegedly pledged allegiance to kidnap kingpin suspect, Hamisu Bala Wadume’s gang.
Naija News learnt that the operatives also recovered 18 AK47 rifles in the operation that covered Taraba and neighboring states.
Saturday’s arrest brought to 19 the members of Wadume’s gang apprehended by the police since his re-arrest.
It was gathered that the suspects were also making useful statements and providing leads into the three kidnap syndicates allegedly operated by the kingpin.
The report of the Joint Investigative Panel on the killing of three undercover policemen by soldiers in Taraba State was however not ready, its Chairman Rear Admiral Ibikunle Olaiya, said yesterday.
He spoke while responding to questions from The Nation about the panel’s findings on telephone.
Source: Naija News