Army Arrests Suspected Leader Of Notorious Gang In Nassarawa

15 October 2020 by Chris Nyamtu.

Suspected ring leader of a notorious militia gang operating in various locations in Benue and other States in the North Central Zone of the Country, Kumour Fachii has been captured by the Nigerian Army.

Kumour Fachii who is alleged to have taken over the mantle of leadership from the late Terwase alias Gana, was apprehended during an operation in Agbi village, Katsina Ala Local Government Area of Benue State .

The suspect was paraded at the headquarters of the Four Special Forces Command in Doma, Nasarawa State.

Briefing newsmen, the Commander, Four Special Forces Command, Doma, Major General Gadzama Ali stated that so far 76 suspected members of the notorious militia group are in custody of security operatives.

Speaking with Radio Nigeria, the suspected gang leader , Kumour Fachii said he joined the gang led by late Terwase alias Gana in 2018.

Items recovered from the suspect include arms and ammunition, three locally made rocket launchers, charms and military uniforms among others.

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