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Bauchi Police arrest syndicate behind the murder of blogger

Bauchi Police arrest syndicate behind the murder of blogger


By Mojola Aturamu

The Bauchi State Police Command has arrested the suspected killers of blogger/writer, Abdulhakeem Bauchin Bauchi and will be paraded later this week.

Recall that we reported that  Abdulhakeem who is a blogger and was set to wed this month went missing and was killed by unknown persons while his decomposing body was recovered at rugan jira mountain in Bauchi State on March 17.

Bauchi Police arrest syndicate behind the murder of blogger

A statement issued by the spokesperson for the Command SP Haruna Mohammed, said discreet investigation by Police detectives attached to Anti kidnapping unit of the Command led to the arrest of the following syndicate who were alleged to have carried out this dastardly act.

1.Micheal Sansai male aged 23 years of Rafin zurfi Area of Yelwa.
2.Samuel Uzima male aged 24 years of Yelwa,
3.William Yakubu male, aged 28 years of Shadawanka Barracks,Bauchi and,
4.Dauda Akanni male and 26 years of Yelwa area of Bauchi State respectively.

Preliminary investigation revealed that the principal suspect Michael Sansai is a member of the Black Axe Confraternity.(Secret cult group)

Exhibits recovered so far include,
1.One black Nokia 225 belonging to the deceased,
2.Seven wraps of dry leaves suspected to be Indian hemp,
3.Torn clothes of the deceased and,
4.A sim card and other incriminating items.

The case is being investigated duly to get to the root of the motive behind the killing of Abdulhakeem, and to also apprehend other fleeing accomplices after which suspects would be charged to court.