Troops of 33 Brigade Nigerian Army on Operation Forest Kunama II, deployed at Forward Operation Base (FOB), Liman Katagum, Bauchi State, following a tip off from well meaning Nigerians, arrested 2 suspected kidnappers, Mohammed Rabiu and Alhaji Abdullahi Sule at Kunbuli and Gubeil villages of Bauchi State, respectively.

The suspects were trailed from Mararraban Liman Katagum Motor Park while communicating with one Mallam Bapashi Namutunji demanding for the sum of One million Naira (N1,000,000.00k), ransom and also threatening to destroy their victim’s entire family members if he fails to comply.

The troops recovered the sum of One Hundred and Sixty Naira (N160.00k), Gionee mobile telephone handset, an Itel phone and a bunch local charms and talisman.