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NSCDC Arrest 4 Suspects Over Alleged Kidnapping in Sokoto

by Isiyaku Ahmed
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Musa Na Allah Sokoto

Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) Sokoto State Command has arrested four suspects for alleged kidnapping and cattle rustling in the State.

The Commandant, NSCDC, Mr Muhammad Dada, made the disclosure while addressing newsmen in Sokoto on Friday.

Dada said the success was recorded following intelligence information by some good people of Sokoto state.

He said the NSCDC Tsamiya out-post in Tureta local government arrested Bello Abdullahi, Bello Abubakar Abdullahi Oro and Lawali Sulaiman.

The suspects were arrested in connection with the kidnapping of four persons in Tureta on April 22, in which the sum of 5 million Naira was collected as ransom.

He said the suspects also kidnapped another person in Dange Shuni LGA on 16 March 2021 of which N900,000 was collected as ransom.

He said that the suspects were in the wanted list of the command and has since admitted committing of the alleged crime.

“We have concluded our investigation and very soon the suspects will be charged to court for further judicial process,” he added.

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