Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

The Periscope Global


​ADAMAWA: Police Arrests Three Kidnapper Kingpins

The Periscope reporter

Police operatives in Adamawa state have arrested three kidnapper kingpins said to have had their criminal network spread across Girei, Song, Fufore and Yola South local government areas.

The press release Tuesday, issued by the Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Sulaiman Yahaya Nguroje revealed that the criminals; Abdullahi Muhammed, Musa Usman and Suleiman Ibrahim were arrested at various locations and linked to criminal conspiracy and Kidnapping activities.

The statement explained that “on the 3rd January, 2021, one Engr Halidu Adamu, a staff of Adamawa state waterboard woke up and saw a threat letter enveloped and sealed with one live ammunition of AK47 dropped at the gate of his house, that reads ‘we are hired killers paid to kill you, therefore you either pay two million or prepare to die’.

“The case having been duly reported, the Command immidiately deployed its professional (SIB) operatives and they luckily apprehended the suspects. They will be charged to court on conclusion of investigations.

“The Command has commended the police operatives for their dedication to duties, which resulted in the successes recorded.

“Similarly, while appreciating the citizens for their support so far, the Command calls for improved partnership and collaboration between the citizens and the police, particularly in the area of providing useful information required in tackling crimes and apprehending unrepentant criminals in the state.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.



The Periscope reporter The pioneer postgraduate peri operative students of the Federal Medical Centre FMC Yola have graduated with distinction. The Periscope has in...


Adamawa: Husband murders mother of six in Mubi, for rituals or lunacy? The Periscope crime scene reporter A polygamous husband Aliyu Hussaini has allegedly...


By Adamu Muhammad DodoU UN-POLAC Deputy Country President, (Northern Nigeria) An international nongovernmental organisation assigns me to share rams to the financially disadvantaged families...


The Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria has granted approval for the Federal Medical Centre, Yola Adamawa state, Nigeria, to run School of Post...