31 armed robbery and kidnapping suspects have been paraded by the Special Tactical Squad of the police in Kaduna, Zamfara and Niger states.
One of the suspects is a former herdsman who sold 5 of his cows to buy a riffle at 500,000 naira. The police say he has been involved in several robberies. The suspects himself demonstrated his ability in stripping and assembling a riffle during his parade
The police has therefore assured residents and commuters in North West Nigeria that they will sustain operations to improve security in the region.