Police Parade 32 Terrorists With 19 AK47, Sub-Machine Gun In Abuja

The Nigerian Police Force (NPF) has paraded a total of 32 male high-profile terror suspects over offences bordering on Banditry, homicide, unlawful possession of weapons, trafficking in drugs and other heinous crimes.


The suspects were paraded at the Inspector-General’s Response Team (IRT) – Special Tactical Squad (STS) office complex in Abuja.

Frank Mba, Spokesman of the Police, said the suspects were arrested following relevant intelligence and operations of the IRT/STC in partnership with the police commands in some North-West states including Zamfara, Niger, Kaduna, Kebbi and Sokoto states.

Exhibits recovered from the suspects include 19 AK-47, three Revolver Pistle, two Gentle Rifles, 1 Sub-Machine gun, 1 General-Purpose Machine Gun and different types of knives.

Mba revealed that a total of 453 rounds of live ammunition were recovered as well as 17 vehicles of different types.


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