The Force spokesman DCP, Don Awunah while parading the suspects in
Abuja, said “the arrests were part of measures the Inspector General
of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris to ensure the conduct of officers and men
of the force conform to international best practices and norms.”
Here are the names of the affected policemen include Yuguda Abbah, Habila Sarki, Diphen
Nimmyel, Yasan Danda, Abbas Mailalle, Bwanason Tanko, Donan James, Idris
Salisu, Zakari Kofi, Musbahu Yahaya, Ugenlo Sylvester, Musa Umar, Omale
Edicha and Laibi Opakegba.
Awunah said the policemen were found culpable in aiding and abetting
criminals engaged in robbery, cattle rustling, kidnapping among other
The police said it recovered several rifles and ammunitions from the sacked policemen and their accomplices.