How A 75-Year-Old Man Was Rescued From Kidnappers’ Den

The Zamfara State Police Command on the 2nd December 2022, rescued a 75 years old Mohammadu Sheshi, a native of Enagi in Edati LGA of Niger State after two months in Kidnappers’ den.

According to the spokesperson of the command, SP Mohammed Shehu said the rescue operation was conducted following the receipt of the intelligence report regarding the abduction of the victim.

After the rescue operation, the victim informed the Police that he was abducted in early October, 2022 by large number of armed bandits who blocked Birnin Gwari – Kaduna road and took others into the bush in Dansadau axis of Zamfara state where he spent about two months in captivity.


The victim while at the Police Command Headquarters, Gusau was subjected to medical checks at the Police clinic facility and later re-united with his family/Relations.

However, the Commissioner of Police CP Kolo Yusuf congratulated the rescued victim for regaining his freedom, and assured the indigenes of Police continuous commitment to protect lives and property of the citizens.

Post Author: Friday Ekeoba