The Specific Task Power, Operation Protected Haven (OPSH) is charged with maintaining peace in Plateau, Southern Kaduna, and a couple of parts of Bauchi State has rearrested every other escaped prisoner.
On July 23, six notorious inmates escaped in Barkin Ladi LGA of Plateau State. A convoy of correctional officials conveying 14 suspects charged with crimes ranging from murder to kidnapping and rape, was once attacked by means of unknown gunmen believed to be herdsmen with regards to Plateau Top Court in Barkin Ladi. Six of the notorious inmates escaped all over the attack.
Following a manhunt operation that was once presented, the military process power up to now rearrested one of the vital escapees, Mohammed Ibrahim, and have since handed him over to Nigerian Correctional Service throughout the State.
The spokesperson of the obligation energy, Primary Shittu Ibrahim, presented the re-arrest of every other inmate. Confirming to newsmen, Ibrahim discussed
“Troops of Operation Protected Haven deployed at Bisichi Area Command of Barkin Ladi Plateau State have rearrested every other escaped Prisoner, Mallam Adam Yusuf, one of the vital 6 notorious inmates that escaped at Top Court Barkin Ladi.
The newest arrest by means of the troops was once made in an abandoned house at Bisichi Village of Barkin Ladi LGA of Plateau State at about 15:30 hours in this day and age 18 August 2020.
The 19-year-old inmate has confessed that he was once one of the escapees. It is pertinent to worry that concerted efforts are ongoing to re-arrest the remainder.”