The Nigeria police yesterday paraded 81 suspected kidnappers, Armed Robbers and cybercriminals mostly terrorizing Abuja Kaduna high ways while others were also arrested in Taraba, Kaduna, Kano Sokoto and Zamfara states.
They were apprehended by the intelligence response team and the special tactical squad of the police.
Some of those suspects were said to be carrying out their heinous crime with military camouflage and Nigeria Air force uniform
Parading the suspects, the force spokesman, DCP Frank Mba, said members of a kidnap gang, which killed four policemen, were also nabbed, while police rifles were recovered from them.
A member of another kidnap gang, who usually dressed in military camouflage, Imuranu Ibrahim, explained that the gang had carried out six robberies on the Abuja-Kaduna Expressway.
Speaking through an interpreter, he said, “I am a farmer and also an armed robber. I have engaged in six robberies before I was arrested.
“We were on a robbery operation on the Abuja-Kaduna Expressway when we saw a car conveying a man, his wife, mother and their two children.
“We pulled out the woman from the vehicle and raped her in the presence of her husband, children and mother-in-law.”
Another member of the gang, Dayabu Saadu, said, “A Fulani man from Jaji provided the military uniform we are wearing.”