Zamfara Police Rescues 15 Kidnapped Travellers1 min read
……As CP reassures the rescue of other victims
Zamfara State Police Command on Thursday, 5th January 2023 rescued fifteen kidnapped victims that comprised seven women, six me,n and two children.
The spokesman of the Command, SP Mohammed Shehu, said that on Sunday NeYear’sar Day, 1st January 2023, there was a report of abduction of some commuters along Tsafe – Gusau road, following which the Command deployed additional Police Tactical operatives to the location for search and rescue operation, an effort that yielded a positive result
In the course of debriefing, the victims informed the Police that they were blocked and abducted by a large number of bandits’ terrorists along the Yankara- Tsafe – Gusau road by Magazu village while coming back from Abuja and Kaduna heading to Gusau, Sokoto, and Birni Kebbi respectively.
“The victims were medically checked at the Police clinic facility, debriefed by the Police detectives, and thereafter reunited with their family/relations, SP Mohammed Shehu, said.
The Commissioner of Police CP Kolo Yusuf congratulated the rescued victims for regaining their freedom and assured them that, the Police are committed to sustaining the ongoing search operation to rescue the remaining victims in captivity. “