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Police arrest kidnappers of Kaduna school students

Three suspected kidnappers of One hundred and twenty-one students of Bethel Baptist High School, Kaduna, have been arrested.

The Force Public Relations Officer, Nigeria Police Force, Frank Mba, paraded the suspects on Thursday at the office of the Special Tactical Squad in Abuja.

The suspects are Adamu Bello, Isiaku Lawal, and Muazu Abubakar.

Mr Mba said the three were among the 50 suspects arrested for various offences such as kidnapping, drugs use and arms dealing.

In a remark, Police spokesman, Mr Mba, said that the suspects paraded were part of the successes recorded from the Special Tactical Squad (STS) of the Nigeria Police.

Mr Mba noted that investigations are ongoing to bring more collaborators of the crime to book.

In their confession, they narrated the role they played in the kidnap of dozens of students from their school in Chikun Local Government Area of the state.

Students released were 100 so far.

However, 21 students are still in the custody of the bandits.

Edited by Adeniyi Bakare