Ganduje says re-arrested Wadume made mistake taking abode in Kano
Kano State Governor Abdullahi Umaru Ganduje has said that the re-arrested Taraba State kidnapping leader, Hamisu Bala, popularly called Wadume, made the mistake of his life by taking criminal refuge in Kano State.
Police to dismiss two officers for working with Wadume
Nigeria Police authorities may dismiss two of its officers after allegedly working with a suspected kidnap kingpin Hamisu Bala Wadume. A top police source told The Guardian that the Assistant Superintendent of Police, Aondonna Iorbee, and Inspector Aliyu attached to Ibi police division might be dismissed for allegedly colluding with the criminal. Wadume was rearrested…
CDHR extols Police, IGP over arrest of errant officers, kidnap kingpin
The Committee for the Defence of Human Rights (CDHR) yesterday commended the Police and the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu on their resilience to push and unravel the facts of the unfortunate incident of the murder of three officers with the Intelligence Response Team (IRT) as well as some civilians killed by errant officers of the Nigerian Army at Ibi, Taraba state.
Wadume claims soldiers helped him escape
A notorious kidnap suspect Hamisu Bala Wandume has indicted the Nigerian Army in his confession statement at the Police Headquarters in Abuja. Wadume claimed that the troops helped him escape when he was earlier arrested by the police on August 6. "I'm Hamisu Bala aka Wadume, police came to Ibbi and arrested me," Wadume said…
Police re-arrest suspected kidnap kingpin Hamisu Bala Wadume
The Nigerian police on Tuesday said it has re-arrested the notorious kidnap kingpin, Alhaji Hamisu Bala Wadume. Police spokesman Frank Mba said Wadume was re-arrested in the late hours of Monday "in his hideout at Layin Mai Allo Hotoro area of Kano State." The police had earlier arrested Wadume on August 6 in Taraba State…