5 held over Falae’s kid­nap

Daily Trust - - NEWS - From Bola Ojuola, Akure

Five of the 12 men who kid­napped the for­mer Sec­re­tary to the Gov­ern­ment of the Fed­er­a­tion (SGF), Chief Olu Falae, have been ar­rested by the po­lice.

Though, there was no of­fi­cial con­fir­ma­tion of the ar­rest at the time of fil­ing this re­port, a source close to the fam­ily said three of the sus­pects were ar­rested Sun­day in Niger State.

Ac­cord­ing to the source, the other two were ar­rested else­where within the week.

He said the ar­rested sus­pects were be­ing kept at the cus­tody Spe­cial Anti Rob­bery Squad (SARS) in Akure.

Po­lice spokesman, Mr Femi Joseph, nei­ther de­nied nor con­firmed the ar­rest, say­ing only the In­spec­tor Gen­eral of Po­lice can talk on the mat­ter.

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