Abuja - Troops have arrested a suspected
militant kingpin, Victory Benjamin, alongside three other suspects in Cross
Also known as Abuja Daddy or G3, the alleged kingpin has been arrested by
members of 13 Brigade, 82 Division, Nigerian Army.
The alleged kingpin was arrested at Saint Joseph
Hospital, Ikot Ene junction, Akpabuyo Local Government Area while attempting to
collect ransom from one of their kidnap a victim’s relations.
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In a related development, troops of the same formation
have also arrested three suspected
militants with a locally made pistol and some cartridges while robbing victims
around refugees’ camp at Efut Isigi in Bakassi Local Government Area, Cross
Meanwhile, troops have cordoned off the residents of the
most wanted militant kingpin, Alias G1
still at large, as already the arrested militants known as “G2” and “G3” are
providing useful information that would assist the military to track other
criminals in the region.
Army spokesperson, Sani Kukasheka Usman,
confirmed the developments.
- CAJ News