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Police narrate how billionaire kidnap kingpin was rearrested - Wadume

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The Nigeria Police Force, NPF, on Tuesday confirmed the re-arrest of a notorious kidnapper from Taraba State, Alhaji Hamisu Bala Wadume.

Wadume was re-arrested from his hideout in Hotoro area of Kano State, following intelligence alert.

A statement by the Force Public Relations Officer, Frank Mba disclosed that the wanted kidnapper was currently undergoing interrogation at the Force Headquarters in Abuja.

As stated by him: “The operatives of the Nigeria Police have re-arrested the notorious kidnap kingpin, Alhaji Hamisu Bala Wadume.

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“He was re-arrested in the late hours of yesterday, 19th August 2019 in his hideout at Layin Mai Allo Hotoro area of Kano State.

“It would be recalled that the Police had been on the massive manhunt for the suspect, Alhaji Hamisu Bala Wadume since 6th August, 2019 following the unfortunate incident in Ibi, Taraba State which resulted in the brutal murder of three (3) Police Officers and two (2) civilians, and injury to five (5) others.

“The suspect, who was appropriately restrained at the time of the incident, was subsequently released by his “rescuers” after they had destroyed the restraining handcuffs.

“Meanwhile, the Inspector General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu, NPM,mni while commending the Police operatives for their perseverance and painstaking efforts, has expressed his profound gratitude to all Nigerian People for their unparalleled show of love and empathy to the Force and the families of the officers and patriotic civilians who paid the supreme price in the service of their fatherland.

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“It is his belief that the re-arrest of the suspect, Alhaji Hamisu Bala Wadume, will no doubt, help in bringing answers to the numerous but hitherto unanswered questions touching on the incident and the larger criminal enterprise of the suspect.”

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