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Police Arrest Bandit Going To Plateau With 53 AK-47 Magazines

A 35-year-old man identified as Likita Abubakar has been apprehended by operatives of the Nassarawa State Police Command while trying to convey 53 AK-47 magazines and ammunition to Plateau State. Likita was apprehended in Akwanga local government area of Nassarawa State. 

A police source said: "According to the information issued by the JTF, the suspect was a Fulani herder identified as Likita, heading to the crisis-laden Jos, the capital city of the neighboring state, Plateau"

Upon interrogation, Likita disclosed that six (6) other members of his gang were on their way to the same destination. The spokesman of the state command, ASP Ramhan Nansel confirmed the arrest of Abubakar Likita by the joint team of operatives of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) and Task Force of Nasara Police Command on Saturday 21 August 2021. 

Abubakar Likita is currently being detained at Akwanga Police Divisional Headquarters, Nasarawa State. Recall that Plateau was recently placed under curfew due to the insecurity in some parts of the state. 

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Akwanga JTF Likita Likita Abubakar Nasarawa State.


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