The Intelligence Response Team (IRT) of the Inspector-General, led by ACP Abba Kyari Saturday revealed that it had arrested one of the most wanted suspected kidnappers in Lagos. Kyari, who confirmed the arrest to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), said the suspect was arrested at his Magodo residence in Lagos.
The suspect, 36-year-old Chukwudidumeme Onuamadike, who is a native of Anambra State, was nabbed inside Magodo Phase II around noon yesterday, marking an end to a near-decade-long manhunt by law enforcement authorities.
“IRT headquarters in Abuja is celebrating the arrest of the most wanted brilliant and notorious high profile kidnapper in Nigeria. He has collected several billions of Naira as ransom in the last seven years as the kingpin of kidnappers. He was arrested at about 1.00p.m on Saturday in his residence in Magodo Estate, Lagos,” Kyari said.
He commended the Force Headquarters for mobilising the resources to go all out against the “richest and most notorious kidnapper” in the history of Nigeria. Read more