Nigerian Army Arrests the Mastermind of Taraba Killings

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  • April 14, 2018

Nigerian Army has said it has arrested the masterminds of killings in Taraba State.

The army added that its troops on the ongoing Exercise on Friday, arrested two persons, Mr Danasebe Gasama and Mr Danjuma a.k.a. American in connection with the killings and uprising in Takum and Ussa Local Government Area of Taraba State.

Army spokesperson, Brigadier General Texas Chukwu, in a statement said the two suspects were arrested at Takum following coordination of several attacks on both Fulani and the locals.

The statement added that Preliminary investigation has further identified these two individuals as key players in the killings and uprising in the two local government areas of the state.

The public are advised to always give useful and timely information to the security agency for prompt action.

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