Police nab killer, blood ingesting kidnappers



    The Police spokesman, Jimoh Moshood speaks
    Police : Spokesman Jimoh Moshood speaks on arrests of kidnap suspects

    At least 16 suspected “vicious’’ kidnappers, together with their gang chief, who kill and drink blood of victims, have been arrested in Niger state.

    They are accused to terrorising individuals within the Abuja-Kaduna street in Sabon Wuse in Tafa Local Government Area of Niger.

    The suspects are Ibrahim Umar, who’s the gang chief and others are Isiaka Mohammed, Hassan Usman, Mubarak Adamu, Yisuf Sani, Musa Usman, Yakabu Wakili, Abdullahi Abdulkarim, and others.

    The Force spokesman, Mr. Jimoh Moshood, informed newsmen in Sabon Wise on Tuesday that gadgets recovered from the suspects are 5 AK 47 rifles, 9 AK 47 magazines, two cutlasses, one cellphone and 1,598 rounds of ammunition.

    He mentioned that the arrest adopted a coordinated operations by the Special Tactical Squad working within the space.

    The spokesman mentioned that the gang chief, Umar, confessed to have killed 10 individuals throughout their operations.

    He mentioned additional that Umar additionally confessed that they kill and drink blood of kidnap victims who couldn’t pay ransom.

    Moshood, who mentioned that the suspects have been arrested through the yuletide, mentioned it was an enormous success for the Nigeria police and Nigerians on the whole.

    He mentioned that the suspects have all confessed to the assorted roles they performed within the fee of the crime.

    “The suspects will be arraigned in court after the completion of investigation,” he mentioned.

    He mentioned that the power has advanced a brand new safety association to combat and forestall crimes within the nation within the new.

    The Taraba Police Command on Sunday confirmed the kidnapping of a state legislator, Mr. Hosea Ibi, by three unidentified gunmen.

    Ibi represents Takum 1 within the State House of Assembly.

    The command’s spokesman, Mr. David Misal mentioned in Jalingo, the capital, that Ibi was kidnapped in Takum, his hometown Saturday night time.

    “ I can confirm to you that the lawmaker was kidnapped last night in Takum.That is all I can tell you for now,” Misal mentioned.

    The spokesman mentioned the command has mobilised its males to Takum to rescue the lawmaker.

    Mr. Rimansikpe Tsokwa, a witness of the kidnapping, informed the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that Ibi was kidnapped round 10 p.m on Saturday.

    “ Three gunmen alighted from two bikes at about 10 p.m and stormed Hosea’s mom’s residence.

    “ Immediately they entered, they seized all handsets belonging to the individuals within the compound.

    “They then dragged the member to their motorcycles and whisked him away without saying anything.” he mentioned.

    NAN studies that Takum can be the hometown of the state governor, Darius Ishaku, who’s celebrating the New Year within the city.