Three persons who attempted to kidnap businessmen have been apprehended by the police in Adamawa State.

The suspects used an unregistered mobile line and threatened residents of Mayo Belwa and Ganye Local Government Areas namely; Alhaji Bala Hamman, Alhaji Abdulkarim Bayo and Alhaji Ibrahim Bayo, to give them N10m as ransom or be abducted.

DSP Suleiman Nguroje, the Police Public Relations Officer in the state explained that the three businessmen later reported the threats coming from unknown subscribers using separate phone numbers to communicate to them to the police.

According to the spokesman, “Three suspects namely, Awal Hammawa, 31, Usman Ali 20 and Maigari Adamu, 24 years respectively, were arrested using the Rescue Me App.”

Police foil abduction of three businessmen, arrest suspects in Adamawa