It said on Monday 3rd January 2022, Police Tactical operatives deployed in Tsafe axis acted on intelligence report and stormed Kunchin Kalgo forest in Tsafe LGA and rescued twenty-nine (29) kidnapped victims unconditionally. The victims were abducted for over 60 days from three villages namely; Adarawa, Gana and Bayawuri in Rijiya District of Gusau LGA, they include 25 females including pregnant/nursing mothers and 4 male children. The victims were said to have been abducted by a Bandits’ kingpin Ado Aleru.
All the rescued victims are currently receiving medical treatment from the joint medical teams of the State Government and the Police. They will be debriefed, hand over to the State Government before being reunited with their families.
The Commissioner of Police Ayuba Elkanah said, he want to use this opportunity to express our appreciation to the State Government under the leadership of His Excellency Dr. Bello Muhammad
for his continuous support and assistance to the Police and other security agencies in the State. This kind gesture has gone along way in making security operatives more effective.