NOTORIOUS kidnap kingpin in Taraba State, Hamisu Bala Wadume has been recaptured by the police. He was rearrested on Monday.
Wadume, who has been missing since August 6, 2019 following an incident when he was being transported to Abuja after his initial arrest by police officers on a covert operation before being attacked in Takum, Taraba State by troops of 93 Battalion based.
Force Public Relations Officer – DCP Frank Mba, who confirmed Wadume’s rearrest, said that the latest capture of the alleged kidnapper would shed light to everything hidden about his escape and the killing of three Police Officers and two civilians by soldiers.
“The Inspector General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu, believes that the re-arrest of the suspect, Alhaji Hamisu Bala Wadume, will no doubt help in bringing answers to the numerous but hitherto unanswered questions touching on the incident and the larger criminal enterprise of the suspect,’’ DCP Mba said.