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Police Rescue 100 Kidnap Victims From Bandits In Zamfara




The police in Zamfara State have rescued 100 captives kidnapped by bandits within the Dansadau space of Maru Native Authorities Space of the state.


The captives reportedly spent greater than 40 days within the den of bandits earlier than they had been rescued on Monday.

Repentant bandits had been mentioned to have facilitated their launch by means of a mediation brokered by the state authorities.

Police spokesperson within the state, SP Mohammed Shehu, informed the BBC that kidnappers kidnapped the victims at Manawa village on June 8, and saved them at Kabaru forest for over 40 days.

“The rescue is without doubt one of the efforts the state command is making to guard the lives and properties of residents. 

“The rescue operation took that lengthy out of the sheer variety of the captives; it’s vital for us to fastidiously apply ways so as to not jeopardise the entire operation. And thank God that it went easily,” he mentioned.

He mentioned out of 100 individuals rescued, 80 had been with safety brokers to this point, including that the others had been sick. 

“The remaining 20 couldn’t make it to Gusau as they’re sick subsequently we handed them over to their households who’ll deal with them,” he added. 

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