Kaduna State police Command has arrested five prison escapees from Niger Republic. These prisoners were serving various prison terms in Niamey for offences of armed robbery and theft.
The convicts were Musa Abdullahi 35, Haruna Mohammed 32 Adamu Danshano 33, Abubakar Hussaini 23, and Muhammadu Shehu 28 years.
Commissioner of police, Kaduna state police command, Mallam Umar Shehu who paraded the escapees at the state police command in Kaduna said they were arrested following intelligence information to security operatives while on routine patrol.
He assured of the command’s commitment to protecting lives and property of the people.
Shehu advised the people in the state to be law abiding and to always provide the police with useful information to rid the state of criminals.