• Police rescue 28 hostages, arrest 96 suspects in Bauchi

    Police rescue 28 hostages, arrest 96 suspects in Bauchi

    The Nigeria Police Force, Bauchi State Command has rescued 28 hostages and arrested 96 suspected kidnappers including four females.

    Others arrested are 14 Indian hemp dealers, five cattle rustlers and one rape suspect.

    The suspects were arrested in Dass, Alkaleri, Soro, Tafawa Balewa, Toro and Gumau axis of the state.

    Briefing newsmen yesterday, Commissioner of Police Bauchi State Command, Haliru’ Gwandu said 81 suspects have been charged to court while 15 others are under investigation.

    He said arms and ammunition recovered from the suspects […]