December 1, 2022



NSCDC nabs fleeing suspected kidnapper in kwara

The Nigeria Safety and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Kwara state command has arrested a fleeing 40-year-old Boodo Abdullahi over alleged kidnapping and killing of an 80-year-old Alhaji Abba in Eruwa Oyo state.

The NSCDC stated Abdullahi is a suspected member of kidnap gang, who allegedly kidnapped their sufferer, Alhaji Abba, collected ransome and killed him in Eruwa Oyo state. 

Spokesman of the Kwara state Command of the NSCDC , Olasunkanmi Ayeni whereas parading the suspect on the command’ s headquarters in Ilorin stated, Abdullahi was arrested in Bani, kaiama native authorities space of Kwara state following “a shared intelligence data with sister safety companies.”

Ayeni stated the Police in Oyo state had already arrested three of the suspects over the alleged crime. 

He stated the case was reported on the Oyo state division of the Nigeria police following which a manhurnt was launched resulting in the arrest of three suspects whereas Abdullahi fled to Banni space of kaiama in Kwara state. 

Ayeni alleged that the fleing Abdullahi is an ex -convict and serial offender earlier than he was re-arrested in Banni in kaiama by NSCDC operatives.

“The case was reported in Oyo state division of the police , it happend in a city known as Eruwa in Oyo state .Three of the suspects have been arrested, it was a case of kidnapping, ransome was requested from the household, after paying the ransom the sufferer was killed,” he stated.

The NSCDC spokesman stated efforts have been on to arrest the remaining fleeing suspects.

He maintained that the sufferer had earlier reported the suspect Boodo Abdullah to at least one Alhaji Isiaka of the potential for his kidnap.

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Ayeni stated the suspect can be transferred to Oyo state as quickly as Investigations are concluded for prosecution.

When requested, the suspect, admitted that the sufferer had earlier reported him to Alhaji Isiaka over suspicion of being kidnapped.

He denied being concerned within the crime.

He stated his imprisonment at Agodi prion in Oyo state was primarily based on alleged misrepresentation by his brother who killed his buddy.

He known as on the safety companies to make sure correct investigations into the matter earlier than concluding on his prosecution.

Boodo who claimed to be a farmer and cattle rearer stated he solely travelled to go to  his uncle in Kaiama in Kwara state, the place he was arrested.