Police detectives in Zamfara state have arrested a Nigerien lady recognized as Aisha Ibrahim, who allegedly tried to promote her co-wife’s two-year-old boy in Gusau, the state capital.
In accordance with the state police commissioner, Mr Ayuba N Elkanah, the detectives acted on intelligence earlier than monitoring down the suspect at Tullukawa space of Gusau metropolis.
The suspect, who hail from Danyade Kaya village in Maradi, Niger Republic, was arrested together with her co-wife’s youngster whom she claimed she stole in retaliation to the theft and sale of her son by her co-wife.
She additional confessed that the explanation for the theft was to promote the kid and lift cash for her day-to-day wants.
In one other growth, the police commissioner stated army operatives deployed alongside Dansadau street in Maru LGA intercepted and rescued 17 victims, who have been kidnapped on December 14, 2021, in Wamba Village of Mariga LGA of Niger State.
The rescued victims have been handed over to the Command by the Brigade Commander 1 Brigade Nigerian Military, Gusau the place they have been checked medically, debriefed by the Police and handed over to the Commissioner of Police Niger State Command, who would reunite the victims with their households.
“Our consideration has not been diverted to preventing banditry within the bush as to disregard different standard crimes inside cities and cities,” Mr Elkanah stated