A joint security operation led by the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command have rescued 11 persons kidnapped days ago.
The victims were recently abducted in the Bwari axis, and held hostage at an unknown location by gunmen.
However, the FCT joint security operation involving the police tactical squad, operatives of the Department of State Security Service (DSS) raided the criminals’ hideout, following actionable intelligence.
Members of local vigilante and hunters also provided useful information and support in the operation. One of the kidnappers was arrested by the police squad.