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Melaye Arms Deal: Two Suspects, Other Escape From Police Detention


By Wale Ibrahim, Lokoja

Kogi State Police Command has disclosed that six suspected criminal elements including Dino Melaye arms deal prime suspects have escaped from police cell at A division in Lokoja.

The suspects are Kabiru Seidu a.k.a Osama, Nuhu Salihu a.k.a Small, others are Aliyu Isa, Adams Suleiman, Emmanuel Audu and Mohammed.

While addressing the Journalists at his office in Police Command Headquarters, Lokoja on Wednesday, the State Police Commissioner, CP Ali A. Janga stated that all the suspects are on Court reman’s including two that earlier indicted Senator Dino Melaye.

Janga explained that the six suspects had allegedly used hammer,iron Cutter to remove the window and remove one block to enable them escape.

He pointed out that consequently all the suspects , Senator Dino Melaye and Mohammed Audu have been sent on watching list by the inrterpol for immediate arrestany where they see them.

He stated 12 police officers who were on duty during the incident have been arrested, stressing that they the have detained for further investigation.

He therefore called on the members of public to assist the police with useful information on the whereabout of the suspects tby reporting to the nearest police station.

Member of the public are hereby rejoined to go about their lawful duty.

It would be recalled that  the Force Public Relation Officer, DCP Moshood Jimoh paraded two suspects Kabiru Seidu and Nuhu Salihu as Political thugs who  implicated Senator Melaye as their paymaster.

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