FCT Minister Nyesom Wike, Places a N20 Million Bounty on two suspected Kidnap Kingpins on the run.


Kidnappers Demand N20m To Release Abuja Landlords

The minister of FCT, Nyesom Wike, has placed a N20million bounty on two suspected terrorists, responsible for attacking and kidnapping two defence staff at an Army Estate in Abuja.

The two suspects, Dahiru Adamu and Abu Ibrahim, both from Niger State and known as cattle rearers, were also part of the group that killed a district head in Abuja, and other kidnappings incidence in Kabusa, Kutu and other villages within the FCT.

The minister who frowned at the activities of Criminals recently in the FCT had charged  the FCT Commissioner of Police, CP Ben Igweh, to go all out against the criminals since the criminals have refused to allow Abuja citizens sleep, they will not also sleep.

Earlie, the Police Commissioner had said that in an attempt to rid the nation’s capital city of criminality, operatives arrested some suspects for several offences in the last three days.

He said on February 11, 2024 at about 4:00pm, the operatives of the FCT Police Command attached to Mabushi Divisional Headquarters, arrested eight notorious armed robbery suspects terrorising FCT, namely; Auwal Yusuf (an ex-convict), Ismail Hudu, Sylvester Poto, Abdusalam Mamuda, Sunday Udoma (Akido), Ifeoma Ngoze Obodo, Muhammed Telegbe Chocolate and
Sarah Mohammed Telegbe.

He said, “acting on credible intelligence, the suspects who are responsible for several ‘one chance’ activities in the past were trailed to Central Area in an attempt to rob some innocent residents and were promptly arrested.

“The suspects confessed to using toy guns and knives to scare their victims to illegally obtain from them. Suspects will be charged to court soon.”