The FCT Police Command has arrested eight suspected kidnappers along Shengwu-Tunga Maje, Gwagwalada, Kabusa Village and Durumi axis.
The suspects are: Yakubu Ahmadu, 30years; Ibrahim Mallam Musa, 25years and Bello Haruna, 30years, all males and members of the syndicate linked to the kidnap attempt on the Vice President of the Nigerian Bar Association Gwagwalada Branch, Barr. David Aigbefoh.
In a related development, the Unit also arrested members of other kidnap syndicates operating along Gwagwalada and Kabusa Village axis. The suspects are: Ibrahim Haruna, 24years; Sylvester Obeyi, 24years; Peter Odo Junior and Raymond Musa, 26years, all males. They were identified by their victims and confessed to terrorizing these areas.
Yet In another development, Nwite Jideofor, male, 21 years was arrested for staging his own kidnap along Durumi axis. The suspect confessed to conniving with his ‘abductors’ to defraud his sister of the sum of N5 million which he demanded as ransom.
Exhibits recovered from all the suspects are: three dane guns, seven cutlasses, one black coloured Honda Accord, four mobile phones and other items. Effort is underway to arrest other members of the syndicates at large .
All the suspects will be arraigned in court upon conclusion of investigation.