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Police parades Herdsmen involved in Nimbo Massacre

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The Nigeria Police Force in its renewed determination to rid the society of crimes and all forms of criminality, has arrested five of the suspects involved in the midnight raid on Nimbo community in Uzo-Uwani Local Government Area of Enugu State on 25/04/2016, as operatives of the IGP’s Intelligence Response Team (IRT) based on credible technical intelligence swooped on them.

The IGP’s IRT, based on the intelligence gathered on the attack, arrested the following suspects viz: Mohammed Zurai, Ciroma Musa, Sale Adamu, Suleiman Laute and Haruna Laute, and recovered one Gionee L88 mobile phone with memory card containing the video recording of the massacre in the community.

Also, the Team on the 06/05/2016 busted a 3-man syndicate of deadly bank robbers/kidnappers and recovered arms, ammunition, dynamites and rifle servicing tools from them. The gang members, Gogo Daniel Ume, Ikado Michael and Ifeanyi Kalu had been terrorizing Rivers, Imo and Enugu State, respectively.

Items recovered from them include 3 AK-47 rifles; 1 LAR rifle; 310 rounds of live ammunition; 12 rifle magazines; rifle servicing tools; cache of dynamite explosive; 1 Toyota Highlander Jeep; 1 Toyota Venza jeep; and 1Ford Edge Jeep.

Kaduna Kidnappers

In continuation of the IRT anti-kidnapping operations in Kaduna State, the team on 20/05/2016 as well arrested Babangida Ibrahim; Idris Abubakar and Idris Mai Anguwa in the State for allegedly involved in kidnapping and robbery, while different caliber of weapons were also recovered from the bandits.

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Solomon E. Arase, fdc, NPM, has observed with satisfaction the high sense of patriotism and professionalism with which the members of the IGP’s IRT have carried out their duties so far. He stated that the IRT relies on vital information made available to the Police by the public and attributed the recent break-through to the growing trust and cooperation between the Force and the public.

The IGP assured Nigerians that the Police will remain dynamic and creative in formulating new strategies for fighting crimes and criminality and urged Nigerians to continue to support the Force.


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  1. Akuko ifo! Nigeria Police keh! My bros na one chance

  2. So these were the people killing humans being like animals hmm

  3. Congratulations our Nigerian police

  4. But the same police issued a statement that it was a group of hoodlums that carried out the attacks. Clueless government kawai. Another time their oga said the herdsmen are from Libya n that he doesn’t know how they accessed this country… Imagine rubbish… Talking from both sides of their kola stained mouths…

  5. If you dig deep into this, you will discover deceit, no trust,the pay master must be pleased is their goal.

  6. Very soon they’ll disappear. Rubbish

  7. We do hope and prayer 4 gud investigation to makes sure the suspects were confirmed or vice-viser cos we aware that igbos are enemies of Muslims and progress.

  8. Boko haram disappear from police custody now this group will disappear .hide and seek story from Nigerian police . chiboo anu ozo

  9. Abeg na fulani herdsmen make una no reverse d case

  10. Since they are now apprehended let them face the full weight of the law. Bunch of criminal elements!!

  11. Their release will be ordered before long. I can swear to it.

  12. Hope those useless northern Governor will believe this news

  13. These aren’t herdmen they are law abidin citizens,were is the evidence?

  14. Are they from Libya? Or hausas

  15. Nigerian police should stop deceiving themselves. After arresting them, tomorrow you will release them from back yard by order from Buhari

  16. Just take a look at idiots from jihadist islamic north…rags we call brothers in yeye nigeria…..can you compare biafrians with this set of almajiri..