By Adeleye Kunle
The Zamfara State Police Command, on Saturday, said it has arrested a 39-year-old notorious armed bandit popularly called Umar NaMaro and eight informants who supply arms and ammunition, foodstuff, motorcycles, military uniforms and deliver ransom to bandits in the state.
It also recovered one AK-47, a Lar rifle, and 174 rounds of live ammunition in the state.
The Command Public Relations Officer, SP Mohammed Shehu, said the Commissioner of Police, CP Kolo Yusuf, stated this while parading the suspects in Zamfara on Saturday.
According to him, the Zamfara command would keep doing its best to ensure a crime-free state.
According to him, CP Kolo has vowed to rid the state of criminal activities such as armed banditry, kidnapping, cattle rustling, and other related crimes
News5 hours ago
Bayelsa Police Arrest Kidnap Kingpin ‘LYON’ In Abuja
News5 days ago
Niger Delta: Ex-Ijaw Youths Leader, Chris Ekiyor, Leads Fresh Revolt
News7 days ago
Govt Orders Investigation of Viral Kogi Pastor
News2 days ago
Bayelsa Vigilante group rescue 13 yrs old girl locked, sexual molested, beaten in a Hotel
Business5 days ago
Panic as gas leakage occurs in Bayelsa community
News6 days ago
Mother and son get nearly N1 million in public donations for the auctioned automobile
News6 days ago
Obasanjo In-law, Ex-Banker Arraigned For Fraud
Politics7 days ago
PDP crisis gets worse, BoT meets with Ortom and Fintiri