Operatives of the Nigeria Police Force, NPF, on Wednesday, rescued four members of the National Youths Service Corps, NYSC, reportedly kidnapped on Monday along Funtua-Gusau Road on their way to Orientation Camp, Gusau in Zamfara State.
The was contained in a statement made available to newsmen in Abuja by the Force Public Relations Officer, FPRO, DCP Frank Mba
According to the statement, “the successful rescue operation came as a result of diligent and intense intelligence gathering and sustained coordinated operations of the Force”.
The rescued corps members are, “Oladehin Paul, Ojo Temitope, Ojewale Elizabeth and Adenigbuyan Adegboyega
It stated that they have since been handed over to the Zamfara State Director of the National Youth Service Corps, while Mohammed Ardo, a co-traveller from Gusau who was also kidnapped along with the corps members had also been rescued and successfully reunited with his family.
The Inspector-General of Police, IGP M.A. Adamu while commending the Commissioner of Police in charge of Katsina state CP Sanusi Buba, his operatives as well as good citizens of the state who supported the police operations assured Nigerians of the unrelenting determination of the Force to rid the nation of all forms of crime and criminality, the statement added