The Nigerian Police Force said it has foiled an attempt to kidnap a Nigerian oil magnate, Femi Otedola and has arrested prime suspects. ” The IGP’s Intelligence Response Team (IRT) accomplished this task when it arrested a three man notorious kidnap gang on the 23rd June 2016”, the police said today.
”The arrest was achieved through coordinated intelligence gathering and deployment of technical investigative tools that spanned several weeks.” According to the police, the Principal suspect, one Ikechukwu Daniel, a 28 year old indigene of Imo State, who is the mastermind of the gang, was rusticated from Ahmadu Bello University Zaria due to his cult related activities on campus in 2009/2010. He also doubles as the IT guru of the kidnap gang with mastery of Computer applications.
”He made damning revelations of their criminal exploits in the South West of the country. Another member of the gang, 29 year old Adeyemi Kayode, a serving officer of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence corps and a native of Ojoo in Ibadan, Oyo State serves as a Personal Assistant to the Commandant, NSCDC Oyo State Command. Read more